During Tet, shoppers crowd flower markets for kumquats and sprigs of mai plum blossoms. They will decorate their homes for
the Hearth Gods and the departed ancestors. The honored ancestors, returning from their annual report to the Jade Emperor
in Heaven, will be received with a special meal.
Clifford, Geoffrey, Photographer
Balaban, John, 1943-, Collaborator
Vietnam. Pictorial works.
Vietnam--Social life and customs. Pictorial works
Caption text by John Balaban
Originally donated to the South/Southeast Asia Library, and transferred to The Bancroft Library.
1 photograph print (framed); ca. 24 x 36 inches (unframed)
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BANC PIC 2007.056:41
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