shadow puppet

Shadow puppet of Sakuni, a patih, made of carved and painted leather. His skin is painted orange-brown. His head covering is a kupa, a head cloth with diadem. Apart from a collar his upper body is unclothed. His skirt cloth hangs chiefly behind. He has a whole eye and round nose, indicating a galak/manis character. This character is on the Kurawa side in the Mahabharata. He survived until the penultimate day of the war.

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