Ancestral shrine in a house at River Valley Road, 1979

This 1979 photograph shows an ancestral shrine in a house at River Valley Road. The shrine has a tablet with the ancestor's name inscribed on it, as well as photographs. The shrine also has an incense stick holder. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Paul Piollet Collection. All rights reserved, Paul Piollet and National Library Board Singapore 2012

  • Architecture and Landscape>>Streets and Places
  • Ethnic Communities>>Customs and Traditions
  • Ancestral shrines--Singapore--Photographs
  • Ancestor worship--Singapore--Photographs

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