Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item NAN_1988.151.001 - Queue (Clothing-Headwear)

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Queue (Clothing-Headwear)

General material designation

  • Object

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description

Item

Repository

Reference code

CA NAN NAN_1988.151.001

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)

  • 1989-06-6 (Creation)
    Creator
    Coulson, T. David

Physical description area

Physical description

hair, silk cord

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

Name of creator

Coulson, T. David

Biographical history

Custodial history

Donation; Many Chinese did not cut off their queues prior to 1911 in case they wished to return to China. It was forbidden that they cut their hair under the Manchu dynasty. Nevertheless, many did, to conform to western standards.

Scope and content

Local provenance. Found in the house of Man Sing, which was moved from Bing Kee Street to the ''new'' Chinatown in 1914 by the father of the donor. It was in a tin box hanging from the foundation planks. Has been on display in the Chinatown exhibit for many years.

Notes area

Physical condition

Fraying

Immediate source of acquisition

Arrangement

Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

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

NAN_1988.151.001.JPG

Media type

Image

Mime-type

image/jpeg

Filesize

3.8 MiB

Uploaded

September 19, 2015 1:55 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