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Mutton soup stall

Photographer’s annotation on slide: “New Bridge Rd.? Singapore Muton Sop Hokkien. 5 Dec 70.” This 1970 photograph shows a roadside mutton soup stall. An unlit kerosene lamp and a hand-drawn signage in Chinese hangs from the stall. The food vendor is standing behind the counter, with his ladle in the wok of mutton soup. Bowls, chopsticks, condiments and some rags are placed on the stall's counter. Behind him are other food stalls, as well as people seated at round tables. 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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