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  • 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...

Bottle

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0058.A-D
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  • 1900

A clear glass bottle inside a cardboard box, with directions on a sheet of paper. All the directions are in Chinese, but below the instructions, "U-I-OIL SOLE MANUFACTURER WOG CHEUNG WH" appears in English printing. The bottle is oval sh...

Wong Cheung Wah

Bottle

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0059
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Very small tubular three-piece mould colourless glass bottle. No markings. Cork in top opening. Note: The term "colourless" is used to describe glass withoiut any colour. Colourless glass requires silica (sand) which is almost free of ir...

Vial

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0060
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A clear glass vial without a stopper in the top. The top has a outturned lip. This vial has two seams, which indicates it was made from a two part mould. The neck is long and narrow. On the walls of the bottle Chinese letters are embossed. 70% of ...

Vial

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0061
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Small, circular clear glass vial. Embossed Chinese characters on base undersurface. Cork in mouth; partially covered with wax.

Vial

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0062
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A rectangular green glass vial with orange powder inside. A cork is in the top, on the top of this cork is Chinese print in black Indian ink. The vial was sealed with a thin layer of wax, but the seal has been broken. There are no seams in this vi...

Vial

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0063
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A bluey glass vial. There is a cork in the top, which has been sealed with wax. The glass has bubbles in it and is uneven. There is a dent in one side and the shoulders are wavy. The top is cut straight off, without a lip and there are no seams. A...

Vial

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0064
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A round bluish colored glass vial. There is a cork in the top. The glass has bubbles in it and is uneven. The shoulders are wavey. The top is cut striaght off, without a lip and there are no seams. A purple paper label is around the vial. Chinese ...

Vial

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0065
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A dark green almost black vial. The vial is more oval shaped then round. The neck is round, and is cut off straight at the top. The neck-top is a separate piece which was added on. There is a cork in the top. The top of the cork is covered with a ...

Packet

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0066
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A cream coloured waxed paper envelope, with product still inside. A pink sealing tape still seals the pack. Chinese print in red appears on the tape. "MEDICAL HERB, Made in Chinese Medicines, VIZ SOO LP 40%, OLIVES 30%, SANG-CHUNG 30%, PREPAR...

Packet

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0067
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A cream coloured waxed paper envelope, with product still inside. A pink sealing tape still seals the pack. Chinese print in red appears on the tape. "MEDICAL HERB, Made in Chinese Medicines, VIZ SOO LP 40%, OLIVES 30%, SANG-CHUNG 30%, PREPAR...

Hat

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0069
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This Chinese hat is the style which is worn by peasants and coolies. The hat is constructed of bamboo and bamboo leaves. The wide brim measures 54.3cm in diameter and the height of the hat is approx. 22.0cm. The crown rises in a cone with curved s...

Dress, Chinese

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0073
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A black silk Chinese dress. The artifact is lined with turquoise-blue silk. The black silk has a floral design weaved in it.The dress buttons up the proper right side, directly below the armpit. Three silk eye-lets secures three flowered silk butt...

Dress

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0074
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A light pink cotton childs dress. The pink has a flowered design, with a shiny pink thread. The sleaves are short with a cuff. The neck, cuffs, waist, and bottom are hand embroidered with blue nob boarders. The dress buttons up the back with three...

Hat

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0075
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A Chinese childs hat. Made of a square section of quilted red material. The corners being rounded. Two of the are sides folded in and the corners pleted. Each pleted corner has a ear with white fur sewn on the inside of each. The back of the ears ...

Pantsuit

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0077.A-B
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A blue satin, Chinese woman's maching top and pants. The blue is a very light blue, which now almost appears green due to yellowing of age. The material has a light floral design. The top is constructed similar to a Chinese woman's dress...

Pants

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0078
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A Chinese, childs pants. The pants are designed without a crotch, to make the use of diapers unneccesary. The waist band is a dark blue material, with two eyelets (Constructed of the same material) at the front of back. I cannot determine which is...

Shirt

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0079
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A blue and white sailers style childs shirt. A square bib hangs over the back from the broad collar in the front. The sleavesare short, wide and have a cuff. Around the waist band. Interfacing is sewn along the inside of the waist, up the front (w...

Quilt

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0080
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A twin size pink silk covered quilt. Without removing stitching, the material inside is unknown. The silk covering is constructed of three lengths of the silk. One seam is along one edge, the other two are off center on both sides. There are four ...

Papers

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0098.2
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A piece of thin, white paper, with black Chinese print on it. The print is faint in places and slightly blured.

Papers

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0098.3A-B
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Two pieces of heavey biege coloured paper, with black Chinese print printed on it. The two papers are identical. Each paper has been stamped with a dark red stamp.

Papers

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0098.4
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A light biege piece of paper, with black Chinese print on it.

Papers

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0098.5
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A light biege piece of paper, with black Chinese print on it. There is a boarder around the print, and a red stamp at one end.

Papers

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0098.6A-B
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A light biege piece of paper, with black Chinese print on it.

Fan

  • CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0108
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A black paper and dark brown bamboo fan. The fan consists of twenty-eight strips of bamboo which are riveted together at one end. The rivet is a small section of bamboo. The top section of the strips are covered with black paper. The paper folds w...

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