Drawer of a medical cabinet with counter

This drawer of a medical cabinet with counter belonged to Yeo Yee Chee Chinese Medical Hall, which was set up in 1911 by a Chinese physician Yeo Yee Chee. Its first shop was located at Pickering Street. Due to government redevelopment plans, it later moved to Upper Cross Street and then New Bridge Road. Its "Toad" brand medicine is a common household name among the older folks.

Date/Period
early - mid 20th century
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Object size: H12.2 x W53.4 x D45.1 cm
Accession No.
2001-02751-004
Material
wood
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Furniture