Java Road house, floor tiles : close-up

This 1967 photograph depicts some decorative mosaic floor tiles featuring a geometric pattern. These were seen on the floor of a house at Java Road. 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.

Credit Line

From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.

Subjects
  • Tiles--Singapore--Photographs
  • Arts>>Visual Arts

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