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  • Lantern stall at night market, mid-1970s

    Economy · Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a stall selling colourful lanters in all shapes and sizes at a night market during the Mid-Autumn Festival. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Night market at Bugis Street, mid-1970s

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a few stalls at Bugis Street night market, selling fruits such as apples, oranges and pears, and Mid-Autumn Festival ornaments and goods such as lanterns, pomelos and mooncakes. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chwee Kang Beo Temple, lantern : close-up

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows an elaborately carved wooden lantern in the premises of Chwee Kang Beo Temple (水江庙) or Temple by the River. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Marina Barrage lantern : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a lantern in the form of Marina Barrage, made out of NEWater plastic bottles. This display is part of River Hongbao 2011. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tua Pek Kong Temple, lanterns : close-up

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a pair of lanterns at the front entrance of the Tua Pek Kong Temple. The temple is located at 10 Jalan Seh Chuan. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lanterns, for sale : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a shop selling festive lanterns for the Chinese Lunar New Year. The shop is located in a shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pinnacle@Duxton lantern : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Events · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2011 photograph shows a lantern in the form of a HDB (Housing and Development Board) block, the Pinnacle@Duxton. This display is part of River Hongbao 2011. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembeling Road shophouse : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the exterior of a shophouse which is located at 159 Tembeling Road. There is a banner with Chinese characters and two Chinese lanterns that have been hung above the main entrance of the shophouse. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lanterns at doorway, 1975 : general view

    Heritage and Culture · Arts
    This is a photograph of floral decorations adorning the front door of a Chinese establishment. Also pictured are a pair of lanterns hanging from the ceiling. The Chinese lantern symbolizes long life and is the supreme totem of good luck. Photograph donated by Ho Seng Huat and displayed at the...
  • Lanterns, Kreta Ayer, 1980s : general view [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows lots of colourful lanterns on sale during the Mid-Autumn Festival outside a shop in Kreta Ayer. Also framed within the arched doorway is a man carrying a boy who is holding a lantern. Baskets of sundry products are left to dry under the sun in the background....
  • Lanterns, Kreta Ayer, 1980s : general view [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows lots of colourful lanterns on sale during the Mid-Autumn Festival outside a shop in Kreta Ayer. Also framed within the arched doorway is a man carrying a boy, who is reaching out with his hand to touch a lantern. Baskets of sundry products are left to dry...
  • Red lanterns : side view

    Arts · Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph captures little red lanterns that dot the lane leading to Bugis Street Market. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lantern shop at Circular Road : exterior

    Streets and Places · Organisations · Economy · Edwin A. Brown Collection
    This is a pre-1914 photograph from E. A. Brown's collection. It shows a shop on the corner of a two-storey shophouse on Circular Road. The shop makes and sells traditional Chinese lanterns, with lanterns of varying sizes displayed at the shopfront. The building appears to be a few inches lower...