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Colonial Ceramic Art – Floor Tiles in Penang

February 17, 2015 1 min read

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Even the floor beneath our feet can please our souls!

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TILE ART OF PENANG

The Colonial influence – primarily Dutch & Portugese in these parts that is seen in Goa is also seen in Penang.

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These poorly taken shots on a very short trip to Penang offer just a glimpse the beauty of the floors! But they also tell us that the residents of the past paid attention to art in every aspect oft their homes!

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Feb 2015

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