Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

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Ladle

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.063.001
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CM 959 Ladle Black ladle with wide spoon; tapered handle; homemade handle; visible edging.

Teapot

  • CA CHL CHL_1958.003.001
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CM 926 Teapot Earthernware; no lid with one missing/broken handle; with embossed lettering on side, "COMPLIMENTS OF / F.W. RENWORTH & COY. / SHOE SPECIALISTS. / CHILLIWACK B.C."; catch for teapot handle broken off at front above spout.

Jar, Food-Storage

  • CA CHL CHL_1962.002.001
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CM 2241 Food-Storage Jar Pottery jar has brown glaze; wide-mouth; base of jaw has no glaze. Chinese character on side.

Jar, Food-Storage

  • CA CHL CHL_1965.010.001
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CM 2318 Food-Storage Jar Hand-made brown glazed pottery jar; wide-mouth; unglazed base with exception of bottom of jar; uneven glazing throughout; Chinese origin.

Shawl

  • CA CHL CHL_1977.029.002
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CM 2040 Shawl; burgundy silk; half-moon shape; tassles around exterior/rounded edge; floral design.

Shawl

  • CA CHL CHL_1977.029.003
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CM 2039 Shawl Half-moon shape shawl; burgundy; tassles around exterior/circular edge; floral design 4cm down from top straight edge.

Tin, Biscuit

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.031.001
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CM 693 Biscuit Tin Metal tin; octogon shape; orange, blue, yellow and red oriental design; hinged lid; interior of tin is off white; marked, "A Product of Scotland. Gray Dunn Biscuit Manufacturers. Established 1853."

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.031.003
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CM 2247 Chinese Medicine Bottle Sheer-top; aqua in colour, square, rectangular shape; shape arched to one side; rounded top.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.031.004
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CM 2268 Chinese Medicine Bottle Small, clear glass bottle; cylindrical shape; applied lip; with Chinese characters on base.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.031.005
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CM 2269 Chinese Medicine Bottle Small, clear glass bottle; cylindrical shape with long neck; one side slightly flattened; body embossed with Chinese characters; applied lip.

Bowl, Rice

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.033.002
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CM 2270 Rice Bowl Ceramic; light blue with darker blue floral pattern; interior of bowl has 2 rings of blue glaze; base has 2 rings of blue glaze; overhanging lip;

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.033.003
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CM 2271 Bottle Rectangular-bodied glass bottle with applied circular lip; chipped base embossed with: "138"; purple tinge to glass; two sides have tear drop-shaped effect to glass.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.033.004
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CM 2272 Bottle Clear glass, cylindrical shape; applied lip, this chipped and leads to a hole in the neck; embossed on base: "176"; light purple residue and design inside.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.033.006
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CM 2275 Chinese Medicine Bottle Clear glass, square shape; applied lip; embossed with Chinese characters on 2 sides; English lettering on 1 side that reads: "TIEN SAUTONG / HONG KONG"; bubbles present in glass.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.033.007
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CM 2276 Chinese Medicine Bottle Clear glass, cylindrical bottle; bubbles present in glass; applied lip; Chinese character on base.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.033.008
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CM 2274 Chinese Medicine Bottle Bottle; light green in colour and hexagonal in shape; sheer top; base repaired, probably with glue; residue present; bottle widens close to neck; Chinese character on base.

Jar, Ginger

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.034.001
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CM 2277 Ginger Jar Shiny glaze on jar is brown and blue; wide-mouth with hole in center of base; unglazed base with sections of running glaze; Chinese origin.

Pipe

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.038.003
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CM 1437 Pipe 9 pieces of soldered brass; six-sided tube with slight curve; with offset stem; mouthpiece with metal filter

Saucepan

  • CA CHL CHL_1979.038.004a-b
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CM 252 Saucepan (a) Pot; cast iron with offset handle; wide body with slightly narrowing at top; hollow, fluted-shaped handle; marked, "KENRICK / 6 PINTS". (b) Lid; tin; no markings.

Ornament

  • CA CHL CHL_1980.061.001
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Chinese Ornament Wooden square base; hand-carved pieces of wood; wooden pieces pointed at one end and heart-shaped on other; wooden pieces strung together with string; many loose pieces.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1982.014.007
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CM 2244 Tiger Whisky Ceramic glazed bottle, known as a "Tiger Whisky" is brown in colour with some black; bulbous shape with tapered neck turning into flared opening. Chinese origin.

Bottle, Chinese Medicine

  • CA CHL CHL_1982.015.001
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CM 228 Chinese Medicine Bottle Rectangular bottle in 2 fragments; sheer top; glass has a green tint.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1982.015.003
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CM 230 Chinese Medicine Bottle Sheer top; aqua coloured glass; four sided rectangular shape with slightly rounded bottom; badly cracked; possibly repaired.

Bottle (Grave Marker)

  • CA CHL CHL_1985.035.001a-c
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CM 1746 Bottle (Grave Marker) Clear glass bottle with cork; intact cork; fluted-neck of bottle; containing roll of muslin/canvas with writing evident.

Bottle (Grave Marker)

  • CA CHL CHL_1985.035.002a-d
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CM 1747 Bottle (Grave Marker) Green glass bottle; crown top; 2 piece of cork and wooden marker inside bottle; wooden marker shows Chinese characters on both sides.

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