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Abacus

  • CA TN TN_2014.009.001
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Wooden abacus with brass hardware and the words "Chee Kong Tong Society", also known as the Nelson Chinese Masonic Lodge, written in Chinese calligraphy on the back in gold.

Abacus

  • CA SMA SMA_976. .264
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Rectangular frame, wooden, wood unknown, stained black outside. Edges bound with thin brass. Abacus is divided horizontally into two areas, the base area being much deeper than the top. Thirteen bamboo rods are evenly spaced at fixed intervals ins...

Abacus

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-260-001
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This object has a rectangular dark brown wooden frame that is open in the center except for one bar which runs lengthwise across the frame just below the center. Drilled into the inner part of the frame are small holes into which are inserted crea...

Abacus

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1960.0019.0001
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A rectangular shaped wooden abacus. The artifact consists of a box-like frame which in turn has been divided longitudinally through the use of a rectangular shaped piece of wood. A total of eleven circular wooden segments and two circular brass se...

Abacus

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1984.0005.0001
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A large wood and metal school abacus. The artifact consists of a triangular metal base from which a large circular lathe turned segment rises vertically up to the undersurface of a wooden square area. Extending horizontally from one side of this s...

Abacus

  • CA LYTT LYTT_2000.12
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  • [1900]

Maker's metal label "Lotus Flower Brand. Made in the People's Republic of China"

Abacus

  • CA CHL CHL_1990.028.001
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CM 4185 Abacus Finished two compartment wood rack; smaller, upper section has two rows of wood beads [counters]; lower has five; all beads on parallel bamboo [?] rods fitted into rack lengthwise; rack held together by brass corners nailed on; wood...

Abacus, Chinese

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1999.0031.2116
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A rectangular shaped dark brown coloured (outside edges, the interior is unstained) all wood abacus. The artifact exhibits four edge segments that in turn have been horizontally connected by a rectangular shaped segment of wood. Mitre joints appea...

Abacus, wooden

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_2001.0013.0001
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One wooden abacus, purchased new. The wooden frame is sealed in a dark varnish and protected at the corners by brass fittings. The thirteen bars hold seven beads, divided by the beam. Five beads sit below the beam, and two above. In the curatorial...

Accessory, Hand

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-970-119-001a,b
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This object is a pair of Chinese dancing accessories made of fabric with wooden handles. The handles of the object are long a cylindrical with a ridged pattern near the top and a more circular bottom. Near the bottom a hole has been drilled throug...

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1030
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A young Chinese girl, dressed in a majorette type costume, doing a backstand , There is a stuffed armchair behind her and a floral rug on the floor. Probably one of the Hoy girls. See also P 1819 to P 1821 inclusive, P 1823 to P 1827 inclusive.

Hoy, C. D.

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1033
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A young Chinese girl, dressed in a majorette type costume, laying on the floor, with her left leg being held over her head with her left hand. There is a floral rug on the floor. Probably one of the Hoy girls. See also P 1818 to P 1824 inclusive, ...

Hoy, C. D.

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1027
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A young Chinese girl standing in a majorette type costume. There is a stuffed armchair behind her and a floral rug on the floor. She is wearing a gymnastic exercise suit, fancy socks, ballet type shoes with laces, criss crossed up her shin. Probab...

Hoy, C. D.

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1031
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A young Chinese girl, dressed in a majorette type costume, doing the splits. There is a stuffed armchair behind her and a floral rug on the floor. See also P 1819 to P 1822 inclusive, P 1824 to P 1817 inclusive.

Hoy, C. D.

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1034
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A young Chinese girl, dressed in a majorette type costume, bent over backwards, with one foot flat on the floor and the other one straight above her. There is a stuffed armchair in behind her and a floral rug on the floor. Probably one of the Hoy ...

Hoy, C. D.

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1028
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A young Chinese girl, dressed in a majorette type costume, doing a spread eagle on the floor. There is a stuffed armchair behind her and a floral rug on the floor. To the side is an electric floor lamp. Probably one of the Hoy girls. See also P 18...

Hoy, C. D.

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1029
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A young Chinese girl, dressed in a majorette type costume, doing a headstand. There is a stuffed armchair behind her and a floral rug on the floor. Probably one of the How girls. See also P 1819, P 1820, P 1822 to P 1827 inclusive.

Hoy, C. D.

Acrobatic routine performed by one of the Hoy daughters; circa 1930.

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1990.0003.1032
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A young Chinese girl, dressed in a majorette type costume, doing a backstand. There is a floral rug on the floor and a stuffed armchair behind her. Probably one of the Hoy girls. See also P 1819 to P 1823 inclusive, P 1825 to P 1817 inclusive.

Hoy, C. D.

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