A Chettinad doorway

Mahua wood | 339 x 225 x 128.3cm | Late 19th century

Unknown Maker

The Nagarathar Chettiars are among early Indian migrants to the Southeast Asian region with business establishments in Vietnam, Myanmar, Malaysia and Singapore. Their presence in Singapore can be traced to 1820.

A unique feature of the Chettinad reg...
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