June 21, 2012

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection

Collection Number: 2749

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

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Artist or Author: Unknown

Creation Year: 1978

Height: 18 inches

Width: 18.5 inches


This small Burmese fighter kite is made of paper and bamboo with a stenciled design of rockets on the front. Notation shows that the kite was purchased 24/6/78

Other designs show the humor of the Burmese people.

Geographic: Myanmar

Kite Type: Flat, Sport

Materials: Bamboo, Paper

Significance: Art, Cultural, Sport

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