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Coffin making shop, 1973 [2]



This 1973 photograph depicts a shop that makes and sells coffins. The shop is located either at Carpenter Street or South Canal Road. A elderly man is seen at the entrance of the shop, holding an axe to a log that has been cut, while another looks on. The log is tilted at an angle, held in place by a wooden structure. Location as identified in photographer's notes cannot be verified. 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.

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