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Heritage and Culture · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet CollectionThis 1971 photograph shows food and wine offered most likely during the Hungry Ghost Festival to the afterlife in Chinatown. Title devised by Library staff.
Economy · Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Piollet, Paul · Paul Piollet CollectionPhotographer’s annotation on slide: ““Deo, S’pore, 18 Dec 1971.” This 1971 photograph depicts a shop in Chinatown that makes paper offerings for the afterlife. A paper replica of a house is placed at the shop's entrance. The light wooden or bamboo frame of the paper house can be seen, as...