Drama serial, "Samsui women" : close-up [2]



This is a photograph which shows a close-up view of two actresses who are dressed as samsui women in the drama serial titled "Samsui Women" (红头巾). One of them, with a big smile on her face, is holding a ceramic jar while the other looks on. They are dressed in the characteristic samsui red headgear and blue samfoo (sometimes spelt samfu), a tunic-and-trouser suit. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.

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From the Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏. All rights reserved, Family of Kouo Shang-Wei and National Library Board Singapore 2007

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