➔ "Local Traditional Chinese Wedding", Hong Kong, 1987

"Local Traditional Chinese Wedding", Hong Kong, 1987 (S1.324)

Bibliographic Record




Title and Statement of Responsiblity

Local Traditional Chinese Wedding / Produced by Hong Kong Museum of History
Exhibition director and editor: Lam Ping-fai, Robert
Assistant editor: Szeto Yin-yin, Naomi
Text: Ho Hon-wai
Graphic Design: Choy Yin-man, Yvonne
Exhibition design: Fung Chi-hung, Anthony
Photography: Leung Kai-tong, Yu Pui-kan
Printed by Friendship Printing Co. Ltd, Hong Kong


Access status


Edition Statement:

Publication Statement

Hong Kong : Urban Council , 1986


Scope and Content

In Chinese tradition marriage is one of the significant orders of life. Happy marriage implies not only the well-being and fertility of the couple concerned, but also congeniality for the families and even clans of the inlaws.

Content Extent

70 pages 67 paintings

Content Type

text , still image

Language Information

Han (Simplified variant) (has script) Latin (has script)

Management and Use

Conditions on Access

The physical publication is available for research purposes in the CFCCA search room by appointment. Items in our library collection are not available for external loans.


Representation Type


Record Resource Extent

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Urban Council, Hong Kong (has publisher)

Related places

Hong Kong (is associated with)

Related Terms

catalogues (documents) (has form of work)
text (has content type)
still images (has content type)
Chinese (has or had language)
English (has or had language)
Han (Simplified variant) (has script)
Latin (has script)
polychrome (has colour content)
Illustrations (has illustrative content)
unmediated (has representation type)
books (has form of carrier)
Open (has access status)


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