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  • Singapore flag : general view

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Singapore flag at the National Museum of Singapore. The Singapore National Pledge is also put up on the wall in English, Malay, Chinese and Tamil. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Merlion, 1973 : side view

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    Shown in the picture at the Merlion Park near Clifford Pier, is the Merlion which weighs 70 tonnes and is 8.6m high. The part-fish, part-lion icon was situated at the mouth of the Singapore River as a tourism symbol. Photograph donated by Monita Lee, at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_169....
  • Merlion, 2004 : general view

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Tan, Bonny
    This is a 2004 photograph showing the Merlion, with water spouting from its mouth. It sits on a raised platform on the riverbank against a backdrop of skyscrapers seen in the background. It was created as a mythical half-lion, half-fish icon of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion, 2004 : side view [1]

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Tan, Bonny
    This 2004 photograph shows a side view of the Merlion, a national icon of Singapore. At 8.6m high, it rests on top of blue undulating waves, and is made of white concrete. Water spouts from its mouth. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion, 2004 : side view [2]

    Arts · Politics and Government · Tan, Bonny
    This 2004 photograph shows a side view of the Merlion, a national icon of Singapore. At 8.6m high, it rests on top of blue undulating waves, and is made of white concrete. Water spouts from its mouth. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion, 2007 : general view

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This is a 2007 photograph showing the Merlion, with water spouting from its mouth. It sits on a raised platform on the riverbank against a backdrop of skyscrapers seen in the background. It was created as a mythical half-lion, half-fish icon of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion, facing sea : side view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph shows the side view of the Merlion, a half beast, half fish mythical icon, spraying water into the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Merlion, signboard : general view

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This is a 2007 photograph showing a back view of the Merlion, with a signage in the foreground reminding people to watch out for the steps. The signage is in three languages: English, Chinese and Japanese. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Half-beast, half-fish : side view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph shows the side view of the Merlion, a half beast, half fish mythical icon, spraying water into the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion and Fullerton Hotel : panoramic view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph shows the Merlion, a half beast, half fish mythical icon. The Fullerton Hotel can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion and skyline, 2007 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Politics and Government · Pang, Gerald
    This is a 2007 photograph showing the Merlion, a half-beast, half-fish mythical icon, with the city skyline in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion and construction cranes : side view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph shows the Merlion, against a backdrop of construction cranes; out nation building literally still in progress. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion spouting water, 2004 : side view

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Tan, Bonny
    This is a 2004 photograph depicting a side view of the Merlion, a half-beast, half-fish mythical icon, spouting a long stream of water into the Singapore River. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Vanda Ms Joaquim orchid : close-up

    Politics and Government · Nature and Environment · Tan, Bonny
    This is a close-up photograph of the purplish white Vanda Ms Joaquim orchid which is Singapore's national flower. Unlike other orchids its delicate nature inhibits widespread cultivation. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Merlion, 2007 : close-up

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This is a 2007 photograph showing a close-up of the Merlion, a 'half-beast, half-fish' mythical icon. Water spouts from its mouth. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Merlion : night view

    Arts · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a 2003 side-view photograph of the Merlion statue, taken at night. It is one of Singapore's national icons, designed by Fraser Brunner for the Singapore Tourism Board. Since 15 September 1972, the Merlion statue has been guarding the mouth of the Singapore River at Merlion Park. Exactly 30...
  • Ulysses by the Merlion, Thumboo's poem : general view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph is a display board showcasing Edwin Thumboo's poem, Ulysses by the Merlion, 1977. Behind the display board is the Merlion, a half-beast, half-fish mythical icon, with tall buildings in the background. Title devised by Library staff.