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Puppet, Shadow, D2009.18

Physical Description

Shadow puppet. Flat construction. Gilt and painted figure with horn central handle. Two arms articulated at shoulder and elbow are attached to horn handles.
Male figure has long hair. Elaborate lower garment. Necklace, anklets and bracelets, and dragon forms on ankles.

Provenance

Donated through: Webb Farry
Locality:

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 610 x 190 x 11mm

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