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.
Wine bottles express wishes for a happy new year.
Several gold-plated mice decorations send a message aimed at promoting happiness.
The exhibition unveil a range of mouse wedding ceramic products which draw inspiration from Dong Ho folk paintings.
Some of the old paintings and paper mice on display prove popular with many visitors.
A scene of a mice wedding
Ceramic products depicting a mouse riding a pig indicates the transition from the Year of the Pig to the Year of the Rat.
Here are some additional photos of the exhibition: