Museum Of Leathercraft

Shadow puppets

Wayang kulit, shadow puppet from Java. Made of rawhide, beautifully cut out and elaborately painted in gold and colours on both sides. Leather Craftsmanship J.W. Waterer  …read more »

May, 11

Shadow puppet

Shadow puppets are made mainly of leather and manipulated with sticks or buffalo horn handles. Shadows are cast using an oil lamp or, in modern times, a…read more »

Apr, 23

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