Decorated wooden rice cooker with a lid

This is a decorated wooden bin with a lid that was used to cook rice. It is a household item commonly found in Chinese households in the early to mid 20th century.

Date/Period
Early-mid 20th century
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Object size: H32 x W36 x D32.5 cm
Accession No.
2007-55251
Material
wood
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Credit Line
Gift of Mdm. Linda Yong Poh Nyong in memory of her parents, Mr. Yong Tien Meng and Mdm. Chan Nyuen Lan
Category
Folklife Collection