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.
Around 18th-19th Century
Made with bamboos and Chinese rice paper. The bamboo structure is covered with paper with lights inside.
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