This 1971 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse, located at Tembeling Road (near Koon Seng Road corner towards East Coast Road). The two-storey shophouse features a façade decorated with pilasters and plaster mouldings. On the ground floor is a doorway with "pintu pagar" or swing doors, flanked by windows with security bars, while on the upper floor is a French window flanked by two casement windows, all with timber louvred shuttters. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.