35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); the top half of The Bey, a Greek shadow puppet; The Bey has a moustache and wears a red fez hat with a black tassel, a white shirt, a red tie, a red jacket with gold trimmings, and a red garment wrapped around his waist; he is holding a sword in his left hand; Athens, Greece.
35mm slide, polyester
- Production date
- May 1970
Height: 3.50 centimetres (image)
Height: 5 centimetres (mount)
Width: 2.50 centimetres (image)
Width: 5 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Contextualisation: This shadow puppet character would have been used in a Karagiosis (Greek shadow theatre) performance.
Condition of Shadow Puppet: Bottom half of this shadow puppet has not been photographed (may have deteriorated or is missing). The hole at the waist is where the legs of the shadow puppet would have been pinned together.
Related image: Eu-F.T.-6079
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collection of 35mm slides taken on a trip to Greece by Shelagh Weir, of Greek shadow puppets in the private collection of Dimitris Mollas.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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