Collection Name: Betty Street Collection
Collection Number: 982
Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory
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Artist or Author: Hua Mei Co. Ltd.,,
Contemporary commercial bat kite from the Hua Mei Co. Ltd. (China). Handpainted silk sail in red, pink and blue over a bamboo frame. Head is paper mache with paper ears and plastic eyes. Diassembles into four pieces, with folding wings. Comes in a gold fabric covered hinge box with manufacturer's brochure.
Geographic: Peoples Republic of China
Kite Type: Figure, Flat
Materials: Bamboo, Silk
Significance: Art, Commercial, Cultural
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