The dragon is the imperial emblem of China, and is one of four mythical monsters of the Chinese. A procession such as this is part of their ceremony of worshipping the Spring.
|Author / Creator||Unknown|
|Format||1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.|
|Publisher||London : Church Missionary Society|
|HKBU Library collection||Chinese Missionary Art Collection|
|Keyword(s)||Christianity Festivals Missionaries|
|Library record||View the record in HKBU library catalogue|
Cite this image as: "A dragon procession", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 11/12/2323, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/394-5-d787.