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Calligraphy Scroll Depicting Scene from “Shui Hu Zhuan”

  • CA CUMB CUMB_988.027.002
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The depiction is translated water margin. “Shui Hu Zhuan” is considered to be one of the 4 great novels of Chinese literature; the men depicted are members of the 108 stars of destiny, the main characters of the novel

Mrs. Hudson

Calligraphy Scroll of Scene From “Shui Hu Zhuan”

  • CA CUMB CUMB_2000.015.001
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Scene depiction translated in the water margin.“Shui Hu Zhuan” is considered to be one of the 4 great novels of Chinese literature; the men depicted are members of the 108 stars of destiny, the main characters of the novel. Hazel Jordan owned hote...

Calligraphy Scroll with Poem

  • CA CUMB CUMB_980.526
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The poem translates to: "always be kind and hospitable. It lays a good foundation for your heirs in the future."

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0539.0001.A-B
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A circular brass coloured metal can and its lid. Two red and two black Chinese characters appear on the side of the item. PH1 2006 PH2 2007

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0542.0001
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A circular brass coloured metal can and its lid. Two red Chinese characters appear on the side of the item. PH1 2006 PH2 2007

Can

  • CA CVM CVM_998.27.39
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An earthenware or terracotta watering can. It is reddish-brown in color and has a handle and a spout on the sides. There are various Chinese characters on the side and bottom.

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0057
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This tin contianer has a small lip both top and bottom, and a seam down one side. There is a strip of metal which has been shaped so that it has a half circular groove and each side of the strip is attached to the can. The screw on lid has a diame...

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1996.0012.0217
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Same as 996.12.216.1 except there is a different cartouche and the lid is in bad condition.

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0538.0001.A-B
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994.538.1 A Top Dia. 10.1 cm. Base Dia. 10.4 cm. H. 11.6 cm. 994.538.1 B Top Dia. 10.5 cm. Base Dia. 10.5 cm. H. 1.6 cm. A circular brass coloured metal can and its lid. Two red and two black Chinese characters appear on the side of the item. PH1 ...

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0541.0001
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994.541.1 A Top Dia. 10.1 cm. Base Dia. 10.4 cm. H. 11.6 cm. 994.541.1 B Top Dia. 10.5 cm. Base Dia. 10.5 cm. H. 1.6 cm. A circular brass coloured metal can and its lid. Two red and two black Chinese characters appear on the side of the item. PH1 ...

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0544.0001
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Circular, predominently brass coloured, tin can with a lid. Two red painted Chinese characters appear on the side of the item. PH1 2006 PH2 2007

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0557.0001
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Circular tin can. Lid missing. 'D' shaped ring attached to side at lip. PH1 2006

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1996.0012.0216
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The flat, metal lid of an opium can. There is a Chinese cartouche in the center of the lid.

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0556.0001
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Ovoid shaped tin container. Relief Chinese characters on base undersurface. PH1 2006

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0560.0001
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Formerly rectangular Chinese tin can. Tin body. Encircling brass band around top. No markings. PH1 2006

Can

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1994.0546.0001
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Circular tin can with a lid. Multi-coloured paper wrapper. Item originally contained bamboo shoots. Multi-coloured image on paper as well as black Chinese characters. PH1 2006

Kwong Fuk Oh & Co.

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