It was an interesting day starting with a visit to a huge cultural heritage gallery belonging to the Bao family. Mr. Bao has been collecting artifacts and antiques for a long time. His love for history and culture can be seen in this gallery.
Mr. Bao relating an important point.
An old "ching" or daching which was a common Chinese weighing scale.
A long lacquered bamboo pillow. Lacquer ware is one of the three important industries of Fuzhou .
Mr. Bao points out that this costume has huge sleeves to help nursing mothers to discreetly feed their babies "inside the sleeve".
A small hall is dedicated to photographs of famous actors and actresses of the past. Steve Ling is impressed.
A piece of Sarawak woven scarf for Mr. Bao from the Foochow Cultural Gallery Director Mr. Tiong.
Mr. Huong and others enjoy a light moment over good Fuzhou tea served by Mr. Bao's daughter.
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If you are told that this is the kuih or snack that an Iban would be homesick for please believe him or her. Simply made from all ingredie...
The Foochow Wedding Banquet of yesteryears would always include a plate of Man Chiew Ko at the end. When I was young I thought that eating...