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January 6, 2008

Dying Trade of Penang: Paper Lantern

Paper Lantern--A Dying Trade in PenangPaper lantern at the entrace of Yap Kongsi, Georgetown, Penang.

Paper lanterns are mostly found outside of the Chinese clan houses in Penang, it's beautiful and truly an art form. Unfortunately, paper lantern is a dying trade in Penang.

To visit the last workshop standing, please go to:

Tua Keat Seng
42 Magazine Road,
Georgetown, Penang
Open Daily from 8.00am to 3.00pm

To check out other dying trades in Penang, please view Journey Malaysia's article here.

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