October 25, 2011

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection

Collection Number: 222

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

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Artist or Author: Fairview Plastics, St. Petersburg Florida

Creation Year:

Length: 6.75 inches

Height: 2 inches

Width: 6.75 inches


These plastic spools were made for the fising industry but found by kiters to be a wonderful way to store and wind line. There were many manufacturers and kitestores purchased them for their customers. Made by Fairview Plastics, St. Petersburg, Florida. This particular spool has inexpensive string (cotton) on it.

Geographic: United States

Kite Type: Accessory

Materials: Cotton, Plastic

Significance: Commercial, Sport

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