The Chinese collection displays items and clothing from W S Ling & Co.
This department store was established on 1879 and
served Wellington and district until 1935.
A feature of this collection is the traditional Chinese wedding garments
worn by Eva Cheuy Hoo and George Lousick at their wedding in 1905.
The chinese costumes were packed in trunks.
A range of paraphernarlia sold by WS Ling and Company.