35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); the top half of a Greek shadow puppet depicting the character Veligekas, an Albanian; Veligekas has a moustache and wears a cap, a shirt, a jacket with gold trimmings, a gold necklace, a red cloth belt with a knife tucked into the belt; 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.
- 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
- Registration number