Vietnam: Dieu Cong and Dieu O

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Nguyen Dang Hoang
Creation Year: 2004
Width: 8.5 inches
Height: 11 inches
Summary: This is the hand drawn kite plan of Nguyen Dang Hoang, Vietnam, professional kitemaker. It mostly shows how this cottage industry kite is assembled. Collected by Sarah St. Vincent for the Drachen Foundation Dieu O A simple drawing of the measurements of a dieu o kite of Vietnam and drawing out by a Vietnamese kitemaker. It is commonly referred to as the "Cai-Sao kite, or flute kite.  
Type: Document
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Geographic: Vietnam
Kite Type: Figure
Materials: Bamboo, Nylon/Synthetic
Significance: Art, Cultural