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Stanley Street house, built-in cabinet : close-up

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This 1967 photograph shows a close-up view of a built-in cabinet in a house on Stanley Street, a feature found in well-to-do households. Seen above it is a scroll plaque inscribed with the Chinese characters '蘭言', a poetic phrase which translates literally into "the language of orchids". 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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