funerary decoration

Two sheets of ceremonial paper, the top sheet impressed with gold pigment on bright pink paper. On the right end printed with a couple dressed in traditional wedding costume, a wish for the couple happily live together for hundred years inscribed at top; on the left end with two boys carrying a box; on the top border with dragons and phoenixes; on the bottom border with the Eight Precious Objects. The bottom sheet is plain green paper.

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