Search Results for "Lion Heads"

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  • Lion heads : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph is a close-up on some lion-head statues, which are part of many different statues at the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple. Title devised by Library staff.
  • A lion's head : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a close-up view of a lion's head used in lion dance performances. It is placed on a red paper with Chinese characters on them, written in gold. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lion City Hotel : side view

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing Lion City Hotel which is located at 15 Tanjong Katong Road. This side view shows the Hotel's logo consisting of a lion's head. Title devised by Library staff.
  • OCBC Centre inauguration : exterior [4]

    Events · Economy · Arts · Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a troupe of lion dance performers, playing cymbals and drums, near the entrance at OCBC Centre. Next to them, on the floor, is a lion head. On the wall are two Chinese characters 'Hua Sha', literally translated as China Building. Below that is OCBC Centre, the building's...
  • Chinese new year paraphernalia : close-up

    Arts · Heritage and Culture · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph showing an assortment of Chinese New Year paraphernalia, including red packets, Chinese New Year cards as well as a miniature lion's head, probably to represent the lion dance performances common during Chinese New Year. The character for "rat" is on one of the pamphlets on the...
  • Civilian War Memorial urn : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This 2003 photograph shows a black urn atop a high white pedestal with lion heads in relief. The words "In deep and lasting sorrow this memorial is dedicated in memory of those of our civilians who were killed between February 15, 1942 and August 18, 1945 when the Japanese Armed...
  • Cenotaph to "Our Glorious Dead, 1939 - 1945" : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a close-up of the cenotaph showing each year of the war inscribed into each step leading to the granite monument. There is a carving of a laurel wreath of victory enclosing a crown. On the top is a sarcophagus-like construction with lion heads on each side which is...