Paper Lantern

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Dublin Core

Title

Paper Lantern

Subject

Cultural Heritage

Description

Paper lanterns are special kind of lanterns.They are made from paper or silk, with a frame of bamboo or wood and a lit candle inside as a source of light. It is displayed during the festive season.

Creator

UnKnown

Date

Around 18th-19th Century

Rights

No Rights

Format

Made with bamboos and Chinese rice paper. The bamboo structure is covered with paper with lights inside.

Language

No Language

Type

Physical Object

Citation

UnKnown, “Paper Lantern,” CCCH9051 Group 2, accessed November 28, 2020, https://learning.hku.hk/ccch9051/group-2/items/show/23.