October 25, 2016

Collection Name: Kite Collection

Collection Number: 4436

Post Type: History

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

Creation Year: 2004

Length: 0.00

Height: 35.00

Width: 39.50


Traditional paper Khleng Me-ambao (Butterfly Kite) from Cambodia. Made with brown craft paper and bamboo. This is a traditional "butterfly" kite, popular among kite fliers in Cambodia. Shape and design is slightly different form one province to another. Two antennae are plant fibers wrapped in brown paper. Two-point bridle.

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