Peranakan Images

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Peter Wee
2014. Marshall Cavendish Editions
Hardcover. 15.7 cm x 12.1 cm, 160 pp
Notebook with annotated illustrations
ISBN: 9789814561167


This notebook provides a quick introduction to Peranakan culture through short notes and full colour pictures. Concise text snippets explain the unique lifestyle and way of life of the Peranakan people also known as the Straits-born Chinese.

Designed as a pocket-sized personal journal with a ribbon bookmark, the ruled pages are interspersed with lavish images of beautiful clothing, stunning jewellery, pretty porcelain and other artefacts used in daily living.

Compact, handy and featuring a very attractive design, Peranakan Images is the ideal gift for friends and visitors.

About the Author

Baba Peter Wee is the president of the Peranakan Association of Singapore and is considered an authority on Peranakan heritage and culture.

Weight 500 g
Dimensions 15.8 × 12.1 × 1.6 cm

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