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vintage puppets

and Vintage Puppet Heads

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Puppetry has been popular in Burma since the latter part of the 17th century. This is in contrast to shadow puppetry which has been less popular than in Thailand & Malaysia. The origin of puppetry in Burma is obscure. Discover the diverse and unique puppets and puppet heads here>

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Wayang refers to a variety of Indonesian theatrical forms. Wayang Golek is a rod puppet: under the costume, there is a wooden rod used to hold the puppet, and then each hand is attached to wooden sticks allowing the puppet master, the Dalang, to create the performance. Shop our magnificent collection>

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