Accession Nr.: 66.19.1
Type: puppetry and shadow play; carving; textile arts
Date of production:
second part of the 19th – early 20th century
Place of production:
Materials/Techniques: carved, painted wood, batik textile
Dimensions: height: 64 cm
Antasena, the son of the hero Bima (Wekudara/Wrekudara) and Nagagini. Character in the Mahabharata. Because of his maternal origin, he is often depicted with snakeskin. Wayang golek purwa puppet from Ernő Zboray's collection. The rod puppet was repainted at the end of the 1920s.