This 1971 photograph shows a room in a typical Peranakan house in Malacca. It is furnished with dark wooden stools, armchairs and a table. A traditional swan-shaped board game of Malay origin, congkak, can be seen. Some Chinese calligraphy can be seen above the door. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.