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VOP Code: KSN68
Category: Photographs & Paintings
Scale/No.: n/a
Title: Decorative Chien Nien panel
Keywords: 25 China St, building, three shophouse mansion,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: this panel is above the main door on the central shophouse, Details: the panels shows the 8 immortals, Materials: traditional cut and paste shard work from original broken crockery, the wall is formed from clay bricks and lime plaster, with green glazed air vent tiles, Personalities: home of Koh Lay Huan, early settler and founder of the street, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN69
Category: Photographs & Paintings
Scale/No.: n/a
Title: Street facades
Keywords: 25 China St, 21 China St, Building, three-storey shophouse,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: shophouse street, the elite end of China St, Details: parapet and hidden parapet gutter to 21, Materials: traditional timber, stone, clay and lime, louvred shutters and terracotta V tile roof, Personalities: 25 is home of Koh Lay Huan, early settler and founder of the street, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN70
Category: Photographs & Paintings
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Title: Goddess of Mercy, Kuan Im temple
Keywords: Pitt St / Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, view from China St, Religious site, Chinese, greatly altered in 2013,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: along the 'Street of Harmony' directly opposite China Street. It has a front granite compound with a well, Details: Hokkien style temple architecture, Original materials were granite, brick, timber, lime mortar, plaster and wash with Chien Nien decoration - this has been greatly altered over the years to its historic detriment, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN71
Category: Photographs & Paintings
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Title: Cheah Kee Ee & Co
Keywords: China St, Shop Signs, marble plaque and metal sign,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: on a shophouse column, Details: letters cut to show marble works, Agents for Ipoh Marble & Lime Works SYN LTD, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN72
Category: Photographs & Paintings
Scale/No.: n/a
Title: Chinese Gable
Keywords: 19 China St, Traditional decoration,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: side wall of shophouse, Details: Plaster vase with Chien Nien flowers, clouds and dragon heads, medallion with figures., Materials: Lime plaster and cut porcelain, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN73
Category: Photographs & Paintings
Scale/No.: n/a
Title: George Town Dispensary
Keywords: 39 Beach St / Lebuh Pantai, China St Ghaut (Ghat), Building , George Town Chambers on first and second floor,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: prominent corner site in business district, Materials: iron girder columns encased in 1920c concrete, timber planks and floors, Marseilles tiles, Architect: David McLeod Craik for Swan & Maclaren, George Town,
Year: 1923
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VOP Code: KSN74
Category: Photographs & Paintings
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Title: Cheng Ho Seah building
Keywords: 83 China St, Building , for the association dedicated to the Snake Temple deity Chor Soo Kong,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: Shophouse street, Details: fine stucco work mixture of European and Chinese column heads, traditional projecting roof to ground floor, Materials: traditional timber, stone, clay and lime, louvred shutters and terracotta V tile roof, Chinese temple tiles for the projecting roof, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN75
Category: Photographs & Paintings
Scale/No.: n/a
Title: Chettiar Hall, Nagara Viduthi (City Lodge)
Keywords: 24 China St, Community housing, lodging, Five-foot-way façade,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: centre one of three shophouses set back with a front compound and large gates, Details: Southern Indian style doors, timber frames and shutters, Materials: timber, granite threshold and Majolica tiled dado panel, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN76
Category: Photographs & Paintings
Scale/No.: n/a
Title: Glazed fan light
Keywords: 91 China St, Building, Ayurvedic shop,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: front façade upper spandrel and eave, Details: decorative frieze, moulded spandrels and petal-like fanlight (transom light), Materials: chien nien and lime plaster work, George Town,
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VOP Code: KSN77
Category: Photographs & Paintings
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Title: Nam Wah Hotel
Keywords: 381 Chulia St, 383 Chulia St, Building, former residence, formed from two shophouse plans,
Features: image taken: 1991-1993, Context: set back from the street behind a granite paved compound, wall and imposing gate posts. At the side of a large drain, former stream, Details: fine carved fanlights, and encaustic tiles to the entrance hall in the design style of Pugin, Materials: timber, stone, clay, lime, traditional V shaped pan tiles have been replaced with corrugated sheets, George Town,
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