Telok Ayer Street temple, tiles with patchwork quilt pattern : close-up [8]



This 1968 photograph depicts some decorative mosaic floor tiles featuring a patchwork quilt pattern. These terracotta ceramic tiles were once commonly used in Peranakan-styled houses and sometimes along the five-foot ways outside shophouses. 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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