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Straits Chinese Embroidery and Beadwork - Lillian Tong
Straits Chinese Embroidery and Beadwork - Lillian Tong
Manufacturer Number: ML3390
Stock Status: In Stock

Straits Chinese Embroidery and Beadwork: The Private Collection of Baba Peter Soon


Lillian Tong

A tour through the rich collection of the owner of the Penang Peranakan Mansion, a Museum dedicated to preserving the culture of the Straits Chinese, a unique group descended from intermarriage between early Chinese settlers and their Malay wives. Peranakan embroidery was most evident it items made for Straits Chinese weddings and in their footwear. 164 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details.

1.2 kg. Post free within Malaysia, but, due to its weight, this book may incur additional postal charges when posted outside Malaysia

Published by Pinang Peranakan Sdn Bhd, 2015. First edition. ISBN: 9789671069035

Condition: New. Hardback in a similar dust jacket