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Comical soldier, wayang golek cepak puppet

Comical soldier, wayang golek cepak puppet
(early 20th century-mid 20th century)

painted and gilt-wood, bamboo, wool, silk, cotton, cotton (thread and string) and metallic thread
(a-c) 65.0 × 44.0 × 10.0 cm irreg. (overall)
Place/s of Execution
north coast Java, Indonesia
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1973
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Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Wayang Golek puppet. Mauve face, large eyes, bared teeth, dark and light brown skirt.