Wayang Kulit, Shadow Puppet

1989.10.0040

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Wayang Kulit, Shadow Puppet   (1989.10.0040)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Recreational Artifacts : Public Entertainment Devices : N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, Southeast, Indonesia, Island of Java, Greater Sunda Islands
Period/Date Early 20th Century
Culture Javanese
Location On Exhibitin the Southeast Asia and Oceania exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 74.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 37.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.7 cm
Weight 83 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Bamboo, Pigment--Paint, Paper
Manufacturing Processes Painting
Munsell Color Information Moderate Yellow (2.5Y 7/8) -ns Dark Grey to Black ( N2.5 4.6%R) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Costume Shop, UIUC
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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