Indonesian Shadow Puppet

Javanese dalang, or puppet masters, carry up to 300 individual puppets to portray humanity’'s complexity. A lifetime of listening to their stories is said to increase your wisdom. Ranging from pious to mischievous, these characters command an audience wherever they’ are shown. As with all vintage finds, the years of usage are a quality that add to the piece.

  • Dimensions: 22"H (30"H on Stand)
  • Materials: Hand-painted leather
  • Vintage
  • Country of Origin: Java Indonesia hand painted leather puppets

 




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