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Skirt

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-007
  • Item

1 purple silk skirt, heavily pleated with snap fasteners. Brightly coloured silk thread floral design embroidery.

Slicer, Vegetable

  • CA KMS KMS_NC-983-221-002
  • Item

The main body of this object is made of a square frame of wood (bamboo) that has a hollow center with wooden bars running through the middles. The edges of the frame are made of two long beams at the top with small pieces of square wood glued and ...

Slipper

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-018A-B
  • Item

1 Pair Ladies' Slippers. Orange silk, with silk thread embroidery.

Spatula

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-208-001
  • Item

The handle of the object is cylindrical at the bottom and hollow in the middle. The cylinder is made of a piece of metal that was curved over and used to be connected at the back but now there is a gap. Above this bottom the remainder of the handl...

Sphere

  • CA KMS KMS_NC-983-233-005
  • Item

Small piece of stone art made with a light cream colored stone which is in the shape of a sphere with a concave bottom. In the center of the bottom a small hole has been drilled. Covering the spherical surface are small circles drilled. This objec...

Spoon

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-228-001
  • Item

This object is a large metal spoon that is silver in color with a dark brown wooden handle. The handle of the spoon is cylindrical in shape with a rounded but pointed end. On the top of the handle is a metal disk attached out of which is a thin me...

Spoon

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-230-001
  • Item

This object is a large metal spoon that is silver in color with a fair amount of wear and dirt built up on it. The handle of the spoon is long and flat with a rounded end which has a hole in it presumably for hanging the spoon up. The rest of the ...

Spoon

  • CA KMS KMS_HK-984-033-051
  • Item

This object is a large metal spoon that is blue and white in color with some wear and rust on it. The handle of the spoon is long and flat with a rounded end which has a hole in it presumably for hanging the spoon up. The rest of the handle arches...

Spoon, Soup

  • CA KMS KMS_DG-977-450-001
  • Item

This object is a small soup spoon made of white glass. The scoop end of the spoon is in an oval shape with the handle rising up and out of the back of the scoop on a slight angle. The handle has a trough running down the center and the sides of th...

Spoon, Soup

  • CA KMS KMS_DG-977-450-002
  • Item

This object is a small soup spoon made of white glass. The scoop end of the spoon is in an oval shape with the handle rising up and out of the back of the scoop on a slight angle. The handle has a trough running down the center and the sides of th...

Stamp

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-979-113-001
  • Item

The handle of the stamp is made from a piece of red colored wood which has a shiny finish. The top of the handle is rounded and dips in at the sides before becoming flat on the bottom. The bottom of the handle has a trough down the middle with a p...

Stick, Fortune

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-968-001-050a-h
  • Item

These are a set of seven brown wooden sticks. The sticks are long, thin, and flat with a squared off bottom and an arrow shaped pointed tip. On one side of the wood in black paint there is Chinese lettering that differs from stick to stick. The st...

Stool

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-977-746-001
  • Item

The top main legs of the object are long rectangular boards of wood which make up the sides and legs of the object. At the bottom of these rectangles in the center a triangle has been cut out of the wood creating two feet on each side. Just above ...

Stopper, Bottle

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-974-058-002a
  • Item

This object is made of a light green tinted glass. The top of the stopper is round and flat with a cylindrical tip coming out of the center of the bottom of the stopper. This tip is rounded at the bottom. Piece B of the object is missing which is ...

String, Instrument

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-977-001-007a,b
  • Item

A: The body of the instrument is an oblong shaped half of a coconut shell. The rounded back side of the body is a dark brown/maroon color and has a glossy finish on the wood. In the center of the back there is a carving in the surface of the shell...

String, Instrument

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-977-001-006a,b
  • Item

A: The body of the Banhu is made of a small carved coconut shell that is in the shape of a tiny barrel. The top of the body has a circular unfinished piece of wood attached to the top. Stamped on this wood is a maker's mark in black ink altho...

String, Instrument

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-977-001-009a,b
  • Item

A: The body of the instrument is a small cylinder of wood which is hollow through the center. The wood is a light orange/yellow color and has a shiny finish. Attached over one end of the instrument is a piece of presumably python skin which has ol...

Strop, Razor

  • CA KMS KMS_2010.002.004
  • Item

Leather razor strop with a metal hook and handle at one end. Attached to the handle is a short piece of twisted twine. There is a faded logo on leather (front, near the bottom edge). At the top of the leather strop (near the metal handle) the is a...

Suitcase

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-973-416-019
  • Item

This object is a large rectangular suitcase which is made of red/brown colored finished leather. The base of the suitcase is quite tall as the inside of the case is deep. The front side has two gold colored metal locks attached which are rectangul...

Tag, Identification

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-574-001a-b
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The main body of the luggage tag is made of brown finished leather. It is in a rectangular shape with rounded corners and the two pieces have been sewn together along three sides with a light brown thread. One side of the tag has a little clear pl...

Taper

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-982-177-014
  • Item

This object is a bundle of long rolled up pieces of paper creating tapers. The tapers are made of a cream/yellow colored paper that has been rolled into long cylindrical sticks which are slightly thinner on one end. There are at least fifty tapers...

Tassel

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-016B
  • Item

1 Tassel for Headdress, female role.

Tassel

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-015A
  • Item

1 yellow tassel for Headdress, general's, male role.

Tassel

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-015B
  • Item

1 yellow tassel for Headdress, general's, male role.

Tassel

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-016A
  • Item

1 Tassel for Headdress, female role.

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