Notes on Antique Textiles, Folk Art & Timeless Traditions – Jaina Mishra
Wayang Topeng is an Indonesian dance form that uses masks such as the ones shown below, that evolved in the 16th century.
Performances enact Javanese stories about 12th century heroes like Prince Panji or stories from the Mahabharat and Ramayana.
Performances may be seen even today in Solo city / Jogyakarta that is also home to the buddhist heritage structure Borobudur.
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