November 6, 2011

Collection Name: bill lockhart Collection

Collection Number: 812

Post Type: Kite object or Accessory

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

Artist or Author: High Plains Delta, United States, North America,Walt Mitchell,

Creation Year: 1990

Length: 80.00

Height: 58.00

Width: 116.00


Striped delta kite by Walt Mitchell of High Plains Delta (USA). Cottage industry manufactured. Printed fabric sail in pink, black and white stripes, has keel. Spars are wood dowels ferreled with brass connectors that fit into fabric sleeves sewn into the sail. Not bridled, bridle points have metal grommets. No flying line, no tails.

Geographic: United States

Kite Type: Flat

Materials: Cotton, Dowel

Significance: Commercial

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