Accession Nr.: 66.49.1
Type: puppetry and shadow play; carving
Date of production:
second half of the 19th century
Place of production:
Materials/Techniques: carved, painted wood; batik textile
Dimensions: height: 75 cm
King of Mandura, Baladewa is a charater from the Mahabharata epic poem. A brother of Kresna. Wayang golek purwa puppet from Ernő Zboray's collection. The rod puppet was repainted at the end of the 20's.