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A Peranakan shophouse facade with an ornately-carved pintu pagar.

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A selection of Peranakan artefacts.

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The Tok Panjang table with its elaborate set up.

Peranakan Pride

A new gallery on Orchard Road offers insights into Straits Chinese heritage.
May 17, 2019 5:50 AM

 

SITTING SMACK IN the heart of Orchard Road, Emerald Hill is a living reminder of the thriving Peranakan enclave that existed even before this area became a shopping hotspot.

Circa 1800s, the conserved shophouses still retain their ornate style and are home to wealthy homeowners

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