Trades of Penang I

Trades of Penang : the joss stick maker

Mr Lee is 88 years old and has been working in his current location for 65 years. He mixes his own paste and does not use any chemicals. He still works everyday until about 2 pm. The joss sticks take two days to dry in the sun.


Métiers de Penang : le fabricant de bâtons d’encens

M. Lee a 88 ans et travaille depuis 65 ans au même endroit. Il fait son propre mélange et n’utilise aucun produit chimique. Il travaille tous les jours jusqu’à 14 heures; les bâtons sèchent durant deux jours au soleil.


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