Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item CUMB_990.042.001 - Sewing Basket

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Sewing Basket

General material designation

  • Object

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description

Item

Reference code

CA CUMB CUMB_990.042.001

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)

  • [ca. 1920-1930] (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

31 x 25.5 cm diam; 1 sewing basket; three compartments; 1 lid; bamboo; brass; red, gold, black; Chinese designs.

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

Jemima Isbister

Biographical history

Custodial history

Donated to Jemima Isbister- this basket was a gift from her husband (John) Jack Isbister including assorted buttons.

Scope and content

Baskets similar to this were given as a welcoming gift to mail order brides on their arrival from the old country. The baskets held a collection of buttons, slips of wool from a mail order company, needles, and thread.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

McGEE, MARLIE 90/08/14

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

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres