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Wayang klitik, also known as a Krucil Gepeng puppet. Made of carved, painted, and gilded wood. The arms are made of hide. The central support rod was cut off at some point. The character is a high-ranking male called Waitangan. The figure wears an elaborate headdress, skirt-cloth, and trousers with Indian trade textile patterns that were considered a luxury item. The dark, up-turned face indicates an active disposition.
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Length: 40.40 centimetres
Weight: 229 grammes
Width: 13.60 centimetres (heel to toe)
Width: 16.50 centimetres (shoulder to shoulder)
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- The name Waitangan on the foot is a little unclear, and the name might be spelled Wartangan.
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