Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item KMS_2006.090.004 - Lantern

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Lantern

General material designation

  • Object

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description

Item

Reference code

CA KMS KMS_2006.090.004

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

Physical description area

Physical description

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Custodial history

Scope and content

Hand painted, paper screen lantern with wooden top and base into which the metal frame which holds the paper mesh are attached. Both pieces of wood are painted red; the bottom has a painted gold band. There is an orange tassel hanging from the bottom piece of wood. There is a light bulb socket threaded through the top wooden base. The outlet holds a red light bulb. The electrical wires are bundled together with a metal twist wire. There is a metal wire hook attached to the top wooden base to allow the lantern to be hung. There is a paper label attached to the top wooden base which reads: "Wing Cheong Product. Fancy Lantern. No. 42 Lower Lascar Row Hong Kong. Made in Hong Kong." The imagery painted on the lantern consists of Chinese text alternating with an image of a branch with a large pink blossom and a bird. At the top and bottom of the paper mesh lantern are bands of green, yellow and orange.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Arrangement

Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

Okanagan Heritage Museum

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials

Accruals

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description

Sources

Digital object metadata

Filename

2006090004.jpg

Media type

Image

Mime-type

image/jpeg

Filesize

155.7 KiB

Uploaded

November 5, 2015 3:20 PM

Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres