Signal Hall Kite, by G.C. Spencer & Sons, London, c. 1901
Inventory Number: 74328
Date: c. 1901
Maker Details: Made by G.C. Spencer & Sons.
Inscription: "G.C.SPENCER & SONS / BALLOON MAKERS / HOLLOWAY LONDON N" stencilled on part of cloth surface of kite.
Size: 275 mm x 270 mm (approximately)
Other Given Number(s): Christie's 79, Science Museum Loan 1925-638.
Signal Hall Kite: a linen cloth six-sided kite missing central bamboo pole and two cross poles. With maker's name (G.C. Spencer & Sons Balloon Makers) stencilled in large print on cloth surface. Cloth slightly torn. With later storage box.