Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

显示 160 结果 Archival description

Cowichan Valley Museum and Archives 仅有数字对象

Bow

  • CA CVM CVM_989.102.9-.10
  • Item

Bows for Chinese stringed instruments or "fiddles". Made of bamboo or possibly wisteria. They are strung with horsehair.

Jar

  • CA CVM CVM_989.81.1-.2
  • Item

Chinese ginger jar with lid and label in a wicker casing with two handles. The jar is brown with blue glaze and Chinese characters on the side. The lid has a colourful paper label denoting contents as stem ginger and syrup.

Noodle-stick

  • CA CVM CVM_990.27.1
  • Item

A large piece of bamboo that was used in the Sing Lee Restaurant in Chinatown to help make noodles. One end of the stick is put into a niche in the wall and the other end was held and thumped on the noodle dough to mix it. A small child might sit...

Jar

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.12
  • Item

A small brown pottery jar of Chinese manufacture. On the bottom there are impressed two Chinese characters. It seems that this small jar would have held some kind of food or spices.

Dish

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.13
  • Item

A small Chinese soya sauce dish.

Jar

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.14
  • Item

A small glass container or jar of Chinese manufacture. It has a polished rim and the sides rise straight up. There are Chinese characters on the sides.

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.15
  • Item

A very small Chinese bottle probably used to hold medicine. There are Chinese characters on the bottom and on the sides.

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.16
  • Item

A small Chinese bottle probably used for medicine.

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.26
  • Item

A Chinese bottle which contained whiskey. It has a ring around the base of the neck and is called a "ring top whiskey" bottle. The glass is dark green. There are Chinese characters on the bottom.

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.27
  • Item

A small, light green bottle used for medicine. It has Chinese characters on three sides. The cork is caught inside the bottle.

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.28
  • Item

A small Chinese medicine bottle made of a pale green glass.

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.30
  • Item

A small Chinese medicine bottle with some Chinese characters on the neck. The glass has a slight greenish cast to it.

Jar

  • CA CVM CVM_990.92.5
  • Item

A jar of Chinese manufacture for holding ginger or pickles. It is missing its lid. It is made of brown glazed pottery.

Jar

  • CA CVM CVM_990.97.10
  • Item

A Chinese pottery jar that would have been used to contain different kinds of food. It has a wide, round body with a wide opening. It is coloured brown. Such jars were made here in the Cowichan Valley as a cheap household item.

Jar

  • CA CVM CVM_990.97.11
  • Item

A Chinese jar or jug, used to hold liquid such as wine or soya sauce. It is made of brown pottery with a medium glaze. The opening at the top may have held a cork.

Jar

  • CA CVM CVM_990.97.12
  • Item

A Chinese jar made of medium-glazed brown pottery. This is a small jar and a certain amount of trouble was taken with the glazing as it is quite regular and free of most of the imperfections that characterize the glazing of other examples of Chin...

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.97.20
  • Item

A small, round, flat-shaped bottle made of clear glass. It possibly contained a medicine which was referred to as a "one-shot" medicine because of the small volume of the bottle.

Marble

  • CA CVM CVM_990.97.21
  • Item

A small Chinese marble made of clay. According to the donor, these marbles were popular for boys at the time because the price of a few proper marbles could instead buy them a whole bag of clay marbles.

Bottle

  • CA CVM CVM_990.97.9
  • Item

A Chinese "tiger whiskey" bottle made of pottery. It has a rounded body that works into a very narrow neck, then the lip spreads out again. The bottle is a dark brown with a very dull finish. On the bottom are impressed "Wing Lee ...

Sieve

  • CA CVM CVM_991.72.1
  • Item

A rice chaff separator made of natural fibres woven and stretched over a circular wooden frame made of two hoops, one inside the other; the weave is held between the two hoops. The hoops are made of strips of wood which have been bent, tapered an...

Picture

  • CA CVM CVM_991.72.10
  • Item

Embroidered picture of two birds on a branch. The picture is matted. On the lower left and upper right side of the matting are strips of red paper with Chinese characters on them. The upper right characters indicate that the picture was given to ...

Alter

  • CA CVM CVM_991.72.11-.13
  • Item

A small portable wooden altar. Two ornate, plastic, gold-coloured electric candles come with it. A wire reaches out the back to plug in the candles.

Yearbook

  • CA CVM CVM_991.72.14
  • Item

A large paperback Chinese almanac written in Chinese except for some pages which have many English words. The pages are bound with thread or string which literally has sewn the pages together. Over the spine and binding a red tape has been applie...

Burner

  • CA CVM CVM_991.72.15
  • Item

A tin incense burning container with Chinese designs and characters in red and gold. The container holds powder which may be incense, the ashes thereof, or meant to have incense sticks put in it and held upright. The back of this container has a ...

Burner

  • CA CVM CVM_991.72.16
  • Item

A tin incense burning container with Chinese designs and characters in red and gold. The container holds powder which may be incense, the ashes thereof, or meant to have incense sticks put in it and held upright. There are sticks jutting upright ...

结果 101 到 125 的 160