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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
  • Item

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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