Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

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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_1979.033.004
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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_1979.033.003
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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.

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_1979.031.005
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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.

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_1979.031.003
  • Item

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

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."

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.

Shawl

  • CA CHL CHL_1977.029.002
  • Item

CM 2040 Shawl; burgundy silk; half-moon shape; tassles around exterior/rounded edge; floral design.

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.

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.

Bottle

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.038.001
  • Item

CM 2243 Tiger Whisky Blue metallic glaze with matted brown glazed base; fluted neck of bottle.

Teapot

  • CA CHL CHL_1958.003.001
  • Item

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.

Chopsticks

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.049.001a-b
  • Item

CM 2238 Chopsticks (A & B) Identical chopsticks; one end of each chopstick is rounded and the other flat; made of material which resembles ivory.

Ladle

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.063.001
  • Item

CM 959 Ladle Black ladle with wide spoon; tapered handle; homemade handle; visible edging.

Pipe

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.019.069
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CM 2240 Pipe Short stemmed bamboo pipe with brass bowl and brass and white metal mouthpiece; decorated with inlaid floral petals in three places; one set of floral stems engraved.

Container, Soya Sauce

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.034.001
  • Item

CM 2319 Soya Sauce Container Hand-made black earthenware pot, with a top opening and short spout. Chinese origin. ***Badly cracked.

Problematical

  • CA CHL CHL_1956.001.0231
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CM 2320 Unidentified object believed to be a headrest Made of interlocked wood; adjustable and folds flat; bottom with Chinese (Hanzi) characters.

Chopsticks

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.049.002
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CM 2347 Chopsticks (A & B) Nearly identical chopsticks. Chopsticks made of wood and dark brown in colour. Hand-made. Chinese in origin.

Pipe

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.019.068
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CM 2239 Pipe Bamboo stem with brass bowl piece and brass mouthpiece; no markings.

Chopsticks

  • CA CHL CHL_1957.024.001a-b
  • Item

CM 2486 Chopsticks A & B) Identical chopsticks. Made of wood; each has 5 Chinese (Hanzi) characters; cut square at top end and rounded at bottom end.

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