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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/1 a-b

Shadow puppet of Mu Guiying from “Journey to the West". Female warrior and heroine of the Yang Saga. Flat shadow puppet made from semi-translucent cut, punched and painted hide. Limbs jointed with fibre at the shoulders, elbows and hips. The puppet (part a) has a large detachable head (part b). H...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/17 a-c

He Xiangu, one of the Eight Immortals, shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West" with separate head (part b) and lotus flower (part c). She is depicted with a cutout face, and long black hair that is partially tied up on her head, and then the rest extends down. Her hair is tied with red...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/10 a-e

Sha Wujing (Evil Sandman/Sandy) shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West", with separate head (part b), weapon accessory (part c), two large bundles (parts d-e). Sha Wujing wears a monk's robe of a yellow, green, red and black hexagon pattern. He has curly black facial hair as well as lo...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/11 a-c

Tang Seng (Buddhist Monk from the Tang dynasty) shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West", with separate head (part b) and khakkhara or monk staff (part c).His face is cutout and outlined in black, and he wears a Buddhist crown on his head with large green ties. He wears a cloak and inte...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/7

Shadow puppet head from “Journey to the West”. Flat head made from semi-translucent cut, punched and painted hide. The face is cutout and outlined in black, with curved eyebrows and a small angled red lip. She wears an ornate headdress with a section of fabric extending down from a dragon(?)'s mo...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/5

Shadow puppet head from “Journey to the West”. Flat head made from semi-translucent cut, punched and painted hide. His face is red, he has lying silkworm eyebrows, a red phoenix eye, and a five-strand beard. The headdress has a cloth section which extends upwards, with another section extending d...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/2

Shadow puppet head from “Journey to the West”. Flat head made from semi-translucent cut, punched and painted hide. The head is of a young leading male archetype character. The face is cutout and outlined in black with fine features. He wears an ornate black headdress decorated with small dragons,...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/18 a-c

Lan Caihe, one of the Eight Immortals, shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West" with separate head (part b) and basket of flowers (part c). Depicted with a cutout face. They wear a full-length red robe decorated with circular floral decorations, and their hair is tied up in a bun, which...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/16 a-c

Lu Dongbin, one of the Eight Immortals, shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West" with separate head (part b) and fly-whisk (part c). His face is cutout, and outlined in black. He has a long, pointed black beard. He wears a blue scarf(?) on his head with the yin yang symbol. Dressed in o...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/14 a-c

Han Zhongli or Zhongli Quan, one of the Eight Immortals, shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West" with separate head (part b) and magic fan (part c). He has long black hair, with two buns tied with red ribbon on his head. He face is heavily lined in red, and he has a long black beard an...