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A supporting strip made of bamboo. The bamboo is painted red. The bamboo is tipped with a plate of copper alloy. There is a number '1' painted on the stick in two locations.

Details

kite
1990.209.6
Anthropology

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  kite

Place
Japan, East Asia, Asia
Additional place information
made or collected:  Japan 

Materials & techniques
bamboo; varnish; copper alloy
Additional material & technique information
material: copper alloy (overall)
material: varnish (overall)
material: bamboo (overall)

Provenance
donor:  Arthur, Geoffrey  Undefined - 1990-10-18


Related objects
part of kite (1990.209)
Related subjects
association: Family and Home
object name: kites

Record created 2014-04-28 by NCROWE
Record last updated 2017-03-30 by XGVIEWS

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