February 1, 2017

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection

Collection Number: 4905

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

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Artist or Author: Richard Steiff

Creation Year: 1920

Length: 65.00 inches

Width: 67.00 inches


Original Richard Steiff Roloplan 180/02, previously owned by Hans Snoek. 2 sails, yellow, and blue. The lower blue sail has faded considerably (see images). Top yellow sail has illustrated instructions
(1) wooden spar
(3) bamboo spars

Geographic: Germany

Kite Type: Bowed, Flat

Materials: Bamboo, Cotton, Dowel

Significance: Cultural, Historical

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