2008 Presented at AIC Wooden Artifacts Group: Conserving a Straits Chinese Hearse (Abstract)

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2008-Presented at AIC Wooden Artifacts Group-Conserving a Straits Chinese Hearse - Abstract
The paper is based on a large wooden artefact which was conserved for the National Museum of Singapore’s History Gallery. The artefact is funerary hearse of Tan Jiak Kim (1859-1917), one of the pioneers of Singapore. He was a Straits Chinese merchant and a community leader.