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India, 20th century CE. A pair of articulated wooden puppet figures, brightly painted, with yellow faces (often signifying gods or royalty) and wearing cloth clothing. The more ornate of the two also wears a necklace; he has articulated arms and legs. The other has a larger head, with arms that are attached to the body by strings, and articulated legs. Size of largest (length does not include dangling arms): 3.15" W x 12.5" H (8 cm x 31.8 cm)
Provenance: Ex-Morgan collection, Santa Monica, CA
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