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Tong Society Stone Carved Seal

  • CA CUMB CUMB_982.032.005
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From Cumberland B.C. The Labels on it were used for ID. The carving is from the Tong Society, it is in upper case type “chop” or seal with old fashioned characters

Tong Society

Wong Yen's Personal Seal

  • CA CUMB CUMB_982.032.002
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From Cumberland B.C. The Labels on it were used for ID. This is a casual name seal that would have been Won Yen’s personal seal.

Wong Yen

Wong Yen's Personal Seal

  • CA CUMB CUMB_982.032.001
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From Cumberland B.C. The Labels on it were used for ID. This is a casual name seal that would have been Won Yen’s personal seal.

Wong Yen

Ginseng Extract Box from Bow Woo Tong, China

  • CA CUMB CUMB_980.119
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The back side of this box shows an image a Ginseng plant and a man cooking; one side is an English description of the extract and the other is in Chinese characters; the side description also reads: “Manufactured by Bow Woo Tong, 433 Honan Road, S...

Bow Woo Tong

Brass Abacus

  • CA CUMB CUMB_2006.010.001
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This abacus is made completely of brass; it could be a child's abacus due to its size.

''Magic Tonic'' Bottle

  • CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.263
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This bottle once contained liquid medicine called “Magic Tonic.”

''Ka chuen au'' Medicine Bottle

  • CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.262
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This bottle has Chinese symbols on the side as well as “Ka Cuen Au.” It once contained a medicine used to treat skin irritations.

Chinese Drum (to be Identified)

  • CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.065
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From Chinatown, Cumberland B.C. This item has not been fully identified; it could possibly be a type of Chinese drum.

Rare Majong Set with Box

  • CA CUMB CUMB_986.010.002
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The box for the black Mahjong set and is very rare. Included with this set is a set of standard Mahjong rules; ; Set originally had 280 pieces – 2 are missing: #6 wheel tile and #9 character tile; Tiles are concave, black bamboo wood. The box has ...

Glazed Ceramic Jug

  • CA CUMB CUMB_995.038.001
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Found in the Collections at Cumberland Museum and Archives.

Ornate Cardboard Medicine Box

  • CA CUMB CUMB_993.023.122
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This box has Chinese characters as well as an English description of its contents medicinal qualities.

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