KITES AS COLLECTOR’S ITEMS

Authors: 
Douwe Jan Joustra
Article type: 
Discourse

Historical kites are cross-cultural phenomena. They represent science, civil and military use – photography, anthropology, arts, religion, joy and playtime. This makes them interesting for historical research and, of course, collecting.

In this article, I will share some of my insights on different aspects of historical kites, and in the second half I will present a first version of a Code of Conduct.

Page Number: 
17