October 25, 2016

Collection Name: Kite Collection

Collection Number: 4412

Post Type: History

This item was entered by Matthew Sutton. They assume full responsibility for all content.

Artist or Author: Krong Nguonly,,

Creation Year: 2005

Length: 0.00

Height: 61.00

Width: 55.00


Traditional paper kite from Cambodia. It was built to break down into two pieces, top and bottom. Kite sail is made with recycled paper, bamboo spars, cut colored plastic bags to make the two tails at the bottom and tassels at top. Two-point bridle, single line. No "Ek," hummer musical attachment. Kite sail front is signed by the artist and labeled in marker pen with kitemaker's name and country.

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