November 6, 2011

Collection Name: Betty Street Collection

Collection Number: 983

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

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

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Length: 0.00

Height: 2.50

Width: 9.50


Contemporary commercial cicada kite from Weifong, China. Single line. Handpainted and printed silk in yellow, brown, red, black and white over a bamboo frame. Comes in a red fabric covered open top box lined in styrofoam (removed).

Geographic: Peoples Republic of China

Kite Type: Figure, Flat

Materials: Bamboo, Silk

Significance: Cultural

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