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Dish

  • CA KMS KMS_E-998-009-001
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The object is an oval shaped ceramic dish that has been glazed with a green glaze which also has some whites and blues present. Along the long edges there are two "ears" or small handles extending from the side rim of the dish. The botto...

Dish

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-976-016-005
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This object is a sterling metal dish with some tarnish on its surface. The dish is round with an indented base and a wide raised edge. The center of the dish is made of a smooth shiny metal where as the outer raised edge has a floral vine design o...

Dish

  • CA KMS KMS_E-998-009-002
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The object is an oval shaped ceramic dish that has been glazed with a green glaze which also has some whites and blues present. Along the long edges there are two "ears" or small thick handles extending from the side rim of the dish. The...

Dish

  • CA KMS KMS_E-994-014-001
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This dish is made of dark green soapstone which has been carved to represent at carp. The dish is circular except for a piece of the carving which sticks out from the edge. This piece that sticks out has the face of the carp carved into it. The bo...

Dispenser, Paper Roll

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-973-416-004
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The base of the paper dispenser is made of a large rectangular wooden board which is slightly warped in the middle. Attached on top of the board in the middle of either end are two small rectangular boards which standing up vertically and parallel...

Doll

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-983-053-001
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The center of this doll is made with a thick cylindrical piece of wood around which the doll has been made. This wooden center has been wrapped with a red fabric which has a yellow piece of ribbon tied around the bottom. Over the top of the wood p...

Doll

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-983-053-003
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The center of this doll is made with a thick cylindrical piece of wood around which the doll has been made. This wooden center has been wrapped with a red fabric which has a white and yellow floral pattern all over it. Over the top of the wood pie...

Doll

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-970-023-001
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This object is a cardboard backed cloth doll that has a soft stuffing of foam inside the fabric covering. The doll is dressed in a long pink gown with a cream colored silk design of flowers on the pink material. The neck and arm cuffs of the gown ...

Doll

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-972-451-024
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The base of this object is a square piece of wood with beveled edges that has been painted green. On top of the base stand a figurine of a Chinese person standing. The body of the figure is presumably made of stiff cardboard material as well as it...

Doll

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-983-053-002
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The center of this doll is made with a thick cylindrical piece of wood around which the doll has been made. This wooden center has been wrapped with a pink and white checkered fabric which has red and green floral pattern running around the bottom...

Doll

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-970-023-002
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This object is a cardboard backed cloth doll that has a soft stuffing of foam inside the fabric covering. The doll is dressed in a long blue, green, and pink gown with cream colored silk design of flowers on the material. The neck and arm cuffs of...

Doll, Paper

  • CA KMS KMS_HK-989-026-002
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This object is a paper cut out of a male Chinese character on a thick brown paper. The underside of the paper doll has many little cuts in its back and two little pieces of white tape on it. The holes make up the detail on the front of the dolls d...

Doll, Paper

  • CA KMS KMS_HK-989-026-001
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This object is a paper cut out of a female Chinese character on a thick brown paper. The underside of the paper doll has many little cuts in its back and a piece of white tape in its center. The holes make up the detail on the front of the dolls d...

Dress

  • CA KMS KMS_DA-977-760-009
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1 Full length, white satin dress with short sleeves. Front closing "Manchu style", quilted with beads, gold and blue sequins.

Dress

  • CA KMS KMS_CA-981-060-003
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Calf length, silk, embroidered Asian style dress with short sleeves and a mandarin collar. The exterior of the fabric is black with floral embroidery of blue, pinks, tan and green. There is a metal zipper which runs from under the left arm to the ...

Drum

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-973-059-001
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This drum is made of a domed piece of wood that has a large hole running directly through the center of it. The bottom of the wood is flat and circular before curving downward and inward at the bottom giving the drum its domed shape. The wood is a...

Drum

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-977-001-014
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This drum is made of a domed piece of wood that has a large hole running directly through the center of it. The bottom of the wood is flat and circular before curving downward and inward at the bottom giving the drum its domed shape. The wood is a...

Drum

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-973-060-001
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This object is a large and heavy wooden drum. The body of the drum is made of a presumably solid piece of cylindrical wood. At the bottom and the top the wood dips slightly inward giving the drum an oblong look. The bottom of the drum is painted b...

Drumstick

  • CA KMS KMS_CE-971-200-001a-d
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The handle of the drumsticks are flat pieces of wood that are squared off at the end. The handle are long sticks that are slightly wider near the end than the top. Attached to the top of the stick is a oblong piece of wood that has one flat side a...

Dulcimer

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-977-331-001
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The body of this object is made from two piece of oblong shaped wood which have grooves running down the front and two dips down the back. The lid and body of the instrument are meant to look like butterfly wings when they are open and lying side ...

Dulcimer

  • CA KMS KMS_DE-977-001-015
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The body of this object is made from two piece of oblong shaped wood which have grooves running down the front and two dips down the back. The lid and body of the instrument are meant to look like butterfly wings when they are open and lying side ...

Duster

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-322-001
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The handle of the object is made from a cylindrical piece of wood that is smooth with a shiny finish and has rounded ends. The top half of the handle has a slot inserted down its middle. Inserted into the slot is a triangular piece of brass connec...

Dustpan

  • CA KMS KMS_DC-977-294-001
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The handle of the dustpan is a long cylindrical rod of wood which is attached to the backside of the dustpan in a vertical position. The handle has a rounded top and the wood is light brown in color and smooth. Near the bottom end a notch was cut ...

Egg

  • CA KMS KMS_E-989-026-003
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Oval shaped egg which is dark grey in color because it is covered in some type of soot or ash (particulates). The egg does not have a smooth surface as the particles covering its surface are easily dusted off creating a slightly bumpy surface. Whe...

English-Chinese Phrase Book

  • CA KMS KMS_PB-985-404
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English-Chinese Phrase Book published in 1893 in Vancouver by Thomson Stationary Co. Ltd. The book is bound upside down.

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