100 year old Rokkaku-Dako

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection
Artist or Author: unknown
Creation Year: 1916
Width: 20.08 inches
Length: 25 inches
Summary: 100 year old Rokkaku kite from the district of Sanjo, Japan. Featuring a Kabuki actor, with a blue spot on his head. Rokkaku also has a unique center spar, wrapped in kanji paper
Type: Kite Object or Accessory
Geographic: Japan
Kite Type: Bowed, Flat
Materials: Bamboo, Paper
Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical
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100 year old Rokkaku back of 100 year old Rokkaku