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Amoy Street house, door : close-up


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This 1967 photograph shows the swinging doors (pintu pagar) belonging to a house on Amoy Street. These doors are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.

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