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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/15 a-c

Zhang Guolao, one of the Eight Immortals, shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West" with separate head (part b) and membranophone fish drum (part c). He has a cutout face, which is heavily lined. He has a long white beard, and wears a scarf(?) on his head. His robe is a deep blue-green, ...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/4

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. He has wrinkles, large bushy brows, big round eyes and a long pointed black beard. He wears an ornate black headdress with red, green and ye...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/6

Shadow puppet clown head from “Journey to the West”. Flat head made from semi-translucent cut, punched and painted hide. The face is cutout or hollow, and outlined in black. The eyebrows are arched and extend the width of the face, and mouth smirks. They wear a thin yellow mask(?) over the eyes, ...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/3

Shadow puppet head from “Journey to the West”. Flat head made from semi-translucent cut, punched and painted hide. The face is cutout with fine facial features and is outlined in black. She wears a small ornate headdress of a phoenix over a long black ponytail with a red tie. The headdress altern...

14001468562am2l7e

Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/23 a-b

Pair of Imperial Guardian lion shadow puppets. Lion dog (part a) shown in a full body profile, with one front paw raised on a ball. A large fan-like tail extends up behind it. Lion dog (part b) facing forward with only front paws showing side by side next to a large ball, and a portion of the fan...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/22 a-h

Eight small shadow puppet cloud props. Each cloud is made up of many smaller cumulus-like clouds as well as winding swirls throughout and extending up to a point - outlined in blues, golden oranges, red or black. Parts a and b are the same design, and parts c and d are the same design.

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/21 a-h

Eight shadow puppet cloud props, associated with the "Eight Immortals" puppets (3338/13-20). Each cloud is made up of many smaller cumulus-like clouds as well as winding swirls throughout and extending up to a point - outlined in blues, golden oranges, red or black. Parts a and b are exact replicas.

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/19 a-c

Han Xiangzi, one of the Eight Immortals, shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West" with separate head (part b) and dizi (flute) (part c). Limbs jointed with fibre at the shoulders, elbows, wrists and hips. Operated by three rods. Flute has ten notches and 9 holes, and is tied at one end ...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3338/20 a-c

Cao Guojiu, one of the Eight Immortals, shadow puppet character from "Journey to the West" with separate head (part b) and jade tablet (part c). His face is cutout and lined in black, with very delicate features, and a long pointed beard. He wears a rectangular black cap decorated with small red ...

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Shadow Puppet

MOA: University of British Columbia

3340/6

Wayang kulit (shadow puppet) from Ramayana series: Jatayu bird puppet. Flat shadow puppet cut from hide. Large bird with wings spread. His feathers are various shades of reds, blues, oranges with white highlights. His red chest feathers are in a diamond-like pattern, and yellow flame-like feather...