Wayang Kulit 19th Century Indonesia-Java Puppets in Custom Display
Condition: Very Good with Brand New Display
Size: 41.5" x 32"
Subject: Indonesia - West Java - Traditional Teaching Puppets
Time Period Created: 1700-1900
This unique and captivating shadow box is a stunning representation of traditional Indonesian culture and artistry. Featuring Wayang Kulit, traditional Indonesian puppets that were used to teach religious themes of good and evil, this shadow box is a beautiful and fascinating piece of history.
The Wayang Kulit puppets, hand-painted and sculpted from leather and wood, date back to the 17th century and are a testament to the skill and creativity of their makers. With their production ending in the early 20th century, owning one of these puppets is a rare and valuable opportunity.
This shadow box is a beautiful display that showcases the intricate details and colors of these traditional teaching puppets. The heavy wood and glass construction is of very good condition, and it comes with a brand new display. The LED lights are remote and Bluetooth controlled, offering a variety of effects, including syncing to nearby music, flashing, pulsating strobe, and switching to any color of your choice.
Measuring 41.5" x 32", this shadow box is a true masterpiece that will add cultural significance and beauty to any collection or decor. Don't miss out on the opportunity to own this stunning piece of Indonesian history and art.