Exhibition in Hanoi opens to mark upcoming Year of Rat

An exhibition featuring an array of paintings and mice-shaped ceramic products opened on 46 Tran Hung Dao street in Hanoi on January 6 in order to celebrate the upcoming Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet.

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Wine bottles express wishes for a happy new year.

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Several gold-plated mice decorations send a message aimed at promoting happiness.

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The exhibition unveil a range of mouse wedding ceramic products which draw inspiration from Dong Ho folk paintings.

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Some of the old paintings and paper mice on display prove popular with many visitors.

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A scene of a mice wedding

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Ceramic products depicting a mouse riding a pig indicates the transition from the Year of the Pig to the Year of the Rat.

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Here are some additional photos of the exhibition:

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Cong Thuong/VOV

 
 
 
 
 
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