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Posted : 2013-01-28 19:05
Updated : 2013-01-28 19:05

Dried persimmon

Models pose with dried persimmons at an AK Plaza store in Seoul, Monday. The mid-sized department store began selling 50 high-grade dried persimmons from Wanju, North Jeolla Province, for 280,000 won. The dried fruit was a favorite snack for many kings of the Joseon Kingdom (1392-1910). / Courtesy of AK Plaza


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