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Rowell Road house, door post : close-up [1]

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This 1967 photograph shows the detailed wooden curving on the top of a swing door (pintu pagar) for no. 19 Rowell Road. Such swing doors are a typical feature of Peranakan houses, allowing in breezes while maintaining privacy. 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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