Merlion, 2007 : general view


This is a 2007 photograph showing the Merlion, with water spouting from its mouth. It sits on a raised platform on the riverbank against a backdrop of skyscrapers seen in the background. It was created as a mythical half-lion, half-fish icon of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.

Credit Line

All Rights Reserved. National Library Board Singapore 2007.

Subjects
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Monuments
  • Politics and Government>>National Symbols
  • Public sculpture--Singapore--Photographs
  • Emblems, National--Singapore--Photographs
  • Arts>>Sculpture
  • Arts>>Architecture>>Architectural structure

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