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Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Dried merman, possibly Dutch or Japanese, possibly a Javanese ritual figure, possibly 1850-1900.
Javanese shadow puppet of Arjuna
Javanese shadow puppet or Wayang Kulit puppet depicting Arjuna; gilded; painted; perforated leather with split bamboo support; operating rods. This puppet depicts Arjuna, the third of the Pandawa (Pandava) brothers from the Hindu epic, The Mahabharata.
Face mask (Sinhalese or Javanese)
Painted carved wooden face-mask, polychrome, representing noble young woman wearing tiara-like headdress and lotus flower earrings, possibly sinhalese or Javanese, 1771-1900
Javanese shadow puppet
Javanes shadow puppet or Wayang Kulit puppet ; male figure; gilded and painted leather; articulated. Possibly the figure of Hanuman.
Model of a Javanese proa
Rigged model, scale 1:24, of a 'Model of a Javanese proa', with typical tripod mast arrangment, low bow, a steering oar at each quarter and a swivel gun just forward, from the Java and Flores Seas, unsigned, 1850