Sampans

Sampans are flat-bottomed Chinese boats made of wood. It is usually used for transportation or fishing in coastal areas or rivers. Bigger boats can be seen in the background.

Date/Period
Late 19th century
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Image size: 10.6 x 16.1 cm
Accession No.
1994-05086
Material
Paper
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Photographs and Negatives