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  • Chinese woman street vendor : front view

    Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919-
    A photograph of an old Chinese woman street vendor sitting at the side of the road probably in Chinatown. She seems to be a fortune teller. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "Photographs by : R.K. Tyers. Staff Straits Steamship Co., Ltd. Singapore."
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  • Calligrapher cum fortune-teller : front view

    Personalities · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    A bespectacled calligrapher is shown in this black and white photograph, seated at a table writing auspicious Chinese verses for sale. His works are displayed all around him. He is also a fortune teller. On the table and in front of it are advertisements of his services. Title devised by...
  • Fortune teller : group photograph

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of a crowd listening to a Chinese fortune teller. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fortune telling : close-up

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph is a close-up on a fortune teller's 'tools' which include some cowie shells, a magnifying glass, an orchid, a pen and paper. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fortune telling, in progress : two people

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph shows an Indian lady consulting a fortune teller in Little India. Title devised by Library staff.