Encrust The Shadow Puppet

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Shadow puppets are usually made ​​of cowhide. The tools are used in the puppet encrust such as: Padukan or pedestal. Tindih, that is a 2.5 kg iron to suppress the leather. Tatah or chisel which comprises at least 10 kinds. And Ganden, the hammer is made of wood.

Toys of Prajurit Surokarso


I found this set of toys of Prajurit Surokarso some days ago, when I visited XT Square, a new craft market in Yogyakarta. I was surprised and soon took a picture of them,. Unfortunately it was in the evening so I couldn’t find good lighting. But, I’ve made an appointment with the seller to do some “toys photo session” later. I’m sure, that will be interesting.. πŸ˜€