November 6, 2011

Collection Name: Betty Street Collection

Collection Number: 985

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

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

Creation Year: 1989

Length: 0.00

Height: 2.00

Width: 3.25


Contemporary miniature monarch butterfly from China. Handpainted and printed Pelon fiber cloth (nylon/synthetic based) sail in orange, black and white over a bamboo frame. Comes with two other insect kites in a fabric covered hinge box with glass top.
1989 or 1990

Geographic: Peoples Republic of China

Kite Type: Figure, Flat

Materials: Bamboo, Nylon/Synthetic

Significance: Art, Cultural

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