December 8, 2016

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection

Collection Number: 4897

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

This item was entered by Henk2 Jordaan. They assume full responsibility for all content.

Artist or Author: unknown

Creation Year: 2010

Length: 39.00 inches

Height: 15.00 inches

Width: 15.00 inches


German Roloplan boxkite from an unknown maker at a kite workshop. Replica of rescue kites paired with Naval survival kits. In the style of Richard Steiff, yellow with red trim.
(15) wooden spars
aluminum braces on interior spars

Geographic: Germany

Kite Type: BoxCellular

Materials: Cotton, Dowel, Metal

Significance: Cultural, Historical

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