Leather Gunungan Shadow Puppet Handcrafted in Java, "Pointed Gunungan"
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In traditional wayang kulit shadow puppet performances, the gunungan is the placemarker placed on the screen to represent the beginning and the end of a performance, and is also occasionally used as a prop. Mujiyono designs this Javanese-style pointed gunungan shadow puppet, which is crafted from ivory-hued leather with intricate miniscule cutwork that depicts a majestic tree and two spirits that gather around a small house. This puppet features a handle of horn, displayed atop a wadang wood base.
- 0.13 kgs
- 0.3 lbs
- Puppet: 36 cm H x 16 cm W x 1 cm D
- Puppet: 14.25" H x 6.25" W x 0.4" D
- Base: 4.5 cm H x 7 cm Diam.
- Base: 1.8" H x 2.8" Diam.