Heeren Street, no. 111, timber screen : close-up



This 1966 photograph shows a timber screen found in a typical Peranakan terrace house in Malacca. The screen, ornately decorated with wood carvings and gilt, is used as a partition within the main hall, creating an intermediate space before entering the family hall. 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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