October 25, 2016

Collection Name: Kite Collection

Collection Number: 4445

Post Type: History

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

Artist or Author: Mohd Zulkifli Zakaria,,

Creation Year: 2006

Length: 0.00

Height: 51.25

Width: 51.00


Traditional paper Wau Bulan by Mohd Zulkifli Zakaria of the State of Kijan Mas Kelantan (Malaysia). Kite is made with intricately handcut pieces of metallic paper, backed with printed rose graphic wrapping paper. Uses bamboo or reed spars and has shredded crepe paper tassles at top and bottom. Hummer attached is two pieces sandwiched over the top of the kite, and is wrapped with paper and missing its vibrating line of plant fiber. Not bridled.

Includes documentation attached to back. Mohd Zulkifli Zakaria was a contestant in the 2006 Pasir Gudang Kite Festival where he entered this kite B1/5.

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