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Photo Journal: Making monkey


Fusako Nakahata, left, and her daughter Yukari attach strings to ceramic bells in the shape of monkeys -- the Chinese zodiac animal for 2016 -- at Hokkaido Shrine in Chuo Ward, Sapporo. No two bells make the same noise. The pair have made the bells for 45 years, and are creating over 5,000 for the coming year. The monkey bells will be sold at the shrine starting on New Year's Day. (Mainichi)

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