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Storyteller puppets - row of ancestors - Wood - Chadar Badni - Santal - India

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Storyteller puppets - row of ancestors - Wood - Chadar Badni - Santal - India

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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
Region/ country: India
Material: Wood
Period: 2nd half 20th century
Condition: Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 15×36×7 cm

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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Denmark $17.65
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