Yakko kite, Meiji era, Japan

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Artist or Author: Unknown, Japan
Creation Year: 1890
Width: @ 20 inches
Height: @ 16 inches
Summary: Yakko kite from Japan, probably from the late 1800s, @1890, Meiji Era. Kite would have been an inexpensive model for children. Bamboo frame, mulberry paper, washi, sail. Kite Type: Flat, Bowed, Figure Materials: Paper, Bamboo Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical, Commercial
Type: Photo/s
Geographic: Japan
Kite Type: Figure, Flat
Materials: Paper
Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical
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Yakko kite, Meiji Era, Japan