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Emerald Hill Road house, door, 1967 : close-up [2]


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This 1967 photograph features the details on a set of swinging doors (pintu pagar) of a Peranakan house at Emerald Hill Road, located off Orchard Road. The lower half of the doors shows a bas-relief of a Chinese male amidst flowering trees and birds. The top of the photograph shows a vent carved out with lotuses and cranes. 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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