August 8, 2011

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection

Collection Number: 157

Post Type: Document

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Artist or Author: Designed by C. Brewer

Creation Year: 1979

Length: 14 inches

Height: 6 inches

Width: 26 inches


Pinky's Floater, a kite design and indoor world record holder for flight, 9 hours, 13 minutes, set on January 31, 1979, and on February 6, 7, 8, 39 hours, 53 minutes, both at the Seattle Kingdome stadium. It was designed by C. Brewer. Constructed of balsa wood and ultra light condenser paper., preshrunk Japanese tissue, and glued together with nitrate dope or cellulese cement.

Geographic: United States

Kite Type: Flat

Materials: Dowel, Paper

Significance: Art, Sport