2nd half 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
|Object:||Storyteller puppets - row of ancestors|
|Indigenous object name:||Chadar Badni|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Santal|
|Period:||2nd half 20th century|
|Condition:||Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
These are articulated storyteller puppets used in the Santal festival & in wedding celebrations. Santal ethnographic group (Bihar & N. India).
These were displayed on a diorama used for the performance of itinerant storytellers to illustrate folk tales. Many of these were distributed by traders in Kathmandu along with other Santhal material culture such as dodro banam (bowed musical instruments), flutes, palkee panels (marital litter) and these storyteller puppets during the late 20th c.
This row represents ten female ancestors, dancing.
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Catawiki member since October 16, 2015, received 275 reviews in total (215 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||97.6% (215 reviews)|
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Beautiful ethiopian cross. Item as described. Many thanks.
Just fine!!! 5* thank you
item was just as described! had a few customs problems but not the sellers fault but the seller was allways prompt on responding. thank you.
Everything is great. Thanks
Delivered fast and in good condition.
Fast delivery, item as described
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Very impressive teeth! Substantial reminders of a time when monsters ran the show. The pieces arrived safely and matched the images. Looking forward to displaying them. Thanks so much!
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