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Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PAPER
Description
A packet of needles, blue paper, packet or envolope, gold and black writing celebrated Needles, over a ceneteru's reputation. Size 1/4. The Flora MacDonald Needle Packet "Darners". Inside cover Ladies who are well pleased with the quality of these needles, should ask again for the same packet. Insi…
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Manufacturer
Abel Morrall Ltd. Clive Works, Reddithch
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
TEXTILEWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Description
A packet of needles, blue paper, packet or envolope, gold and black writing celebrated Needles, over a ceneteru's reputation. Size 1/4. The Flora MacDonald Needle Packet "Darners". Inside cover Ladies who are well pleased with the quality of these needles, should ask again for the same packet. Inside there is black paper and cotton "pages" with 7 assorted needles.
History Of Use
found in furnace room Nov. 1, 2002 by J.Y., no donor info found.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; PAPER
Width
3.5 cm
Length
6.4 cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.16.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

Rolls Razor Auto Strope Blade Sharpener

https://search.bvmuseum.org/permalink/artifacts2963
Description
Long, rectangular metal box with an open top. Inside is a handle that allows you to pull the blade across a red sharpening stone. On the back is an inlaid metal design. A: blade sharpener with a blade attached to it B: unattached extra blade
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1927
Description
Long, rectangular metal box with an open top. Inside is a handle that allows you to pull the blade across a red sharpening stone. On the back is an inlaid metal design. A: blade sharpener with a blade attached to it B: unattached extra blade
Inscriptions
Rolls Razor (on blades)
STROP (on sharpener)
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2012.91.3 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Metal stop-watch looking item. It has a bunch of numbers engraved onto the outside of the artifact. The inside has the company name with more numbers. The inside can be rotated to match up with the outside numbers.
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Manufacturer
Burke & James
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Description
Metal stop-watch looking item. It has a bunch of numbers engraved onto the outside of the artifact. The inside has the company name with more numbers. The inside can be rotated to match up with the outside numbers.
Accession No.
2013.24.63
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
(A) Green box with "KEYSTONE MATHEMATICAL INSTRUMENTS / Adapted for use with all Geometrical Text Books" on the front. "Gloria Johnston Smithers BC" is written in pen on the front of the box, as well as the bottom of the pull-out part of the box. (B) Metal protractor (C) Obtuse triangle-shaped ru…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
OTHER TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Place Of Manufacture
England
Description
(A) Green box with "KEYSTONE MATHEMATICAL INSTRUMENTS / Adapted for use with all Geometrical Text Books" on the front. "Gloria Johnston Smithers BC" is written in pen on the front of the box, as well as the bottom of the pull-out part of the box. (B) Metal protractor (C) Obtuse triangle-shaped ruler (D) Equilateral triangle-shaped ruler (E) Black parallel ruler - has two individual rulers with two swiveling metal pieces connecting them so that they cn be pulled apart and still stay parallel. (F) Gold L-shaped ruler (G) Gold compass
Number Of Parts
7
Accession No.
1981.57.10 a-g
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
The film cannister is blue and yellow with yellow and black text. Part a is the base, and part b is the lid, which twists off.
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Title
Illford FP3
Brand Name
Illford
Manufacturer
Illford
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
London
Description
The film cannister is blue and yellow with yellow and black text. Part a is the base, and part b is the lid, which twists off.
History Of Use
Ilford film was manufactured in London, England. Ilford FP3 is a fine grain panchromatic 129 film. 35 mm roll with 36 exposures.
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2013.24.136 a-b
Model Name or No.
FP3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL-LEATHER;
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
Description
The object has a hard leather case with retrackable cloth tape. Leather case is brown and the stitching is starting to separate. There is a brass knob on the top which is secured by a brass screw which threads through from the bottom of the case. The tape has a 12.8 cm piece of 1.5cm wide leather s…
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Original Owner
Authur J. Campbell
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1909
End Date
1984
Period or Date Notes
Date reference from donor - about 75 years old in 1984
Description
The object has a hard leather case with retrackable cloth tape. Leather case is brown and the stitching is starting to separate. There is a brass knob on the top which is secured by a brass screw which threads through from the bottom of the case. The tape has a 12.8 cm piece of 1.5cm wide leather strap hand sewn onto the beginning of it and has a brass tab on the end. Fabric measure has some numbers visible but is quite worn. "Hockley - England - Abbey" is inscribe on the top. 66 Ft, No. 260 is stamped on top of brass knob.
Material
ANIMAL-LEATHER;
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS;
Height
1.5 cm
Diameter
12 cm
Circumference
38 cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
66 Ft is marked on brass knob on case
Accession No.
1984.3.12
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Ceramic wide cream coffee mug with a gold trim around the rim. There is a picture of St.John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 on the front of the mug..
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Title
St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC
Manufacturer Notes
Decorated in Canada; Heritage Arts China
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1914
End Date
1984
Description
Ceramic wide cream coffee mug with a gold trim around the rim. There is a picture of St.John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 on the front of the mug..
Material
CERAMIC;
Accession No.
2008.6.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
Ceramic
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the mouth. There is a picture with Glentanna 1920-1941 on the front.
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Title
Glentanna
Manufacturer Notes
Decorated in Canada; Heritage Arts China, St. Catherines
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1920
End Date
1941
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the mouth. There is a picture with Glentanna 1920-1941 on the front.
Material
Ceramic
Accession No.
2008.6.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the rim. There is a picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 on front of the mug.
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Title
St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984
Manufacturer Notes
Decorated in Canada, Heritage Arts Gifts
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1914
End Date
1984
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the rim. There is a picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 on front of the mug.
Material
CERAMIC;
Accession No.
2008.6.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the rim. A picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 is on the front of the mug.
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Title
St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick, BC
Manufacturer Notes
Heritage Arts China - Decorated in Canada
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1914
End Date
1984
Period or Date Notes
Date shown on front of mug
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the rim. A picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 is on the front of the mug.
Material
CERAMIC;
Accession No.
2008.6.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
Ceramic
Description
Ceramic wide cream coffee mug with a gold trim around the rim. On the front of the mug is a picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church Quick BC 1914-1984.
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Title
St. John The Divine Anglican Church Quick BC 1914-1984
Manufacturer Notes
Decorated in Canada; Heritage Arts China
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1914
End Date
1984
Description
Ceramic wide cream coffee mug with a gold trim around the rim. On the front of the mug is a picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church Quick BC 1914-1984.
Material
Ceramic
Accession No.
2008.6.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
Ceramic
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the rim. A picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 is on the front,
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Title
St John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC
Manufacturer Notes
Decorated in Canada; Heritage Arts China
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1914
End Date
1984
Description
Ceramic wide mouth cream coffee mug with gold trim around the rim. A picture of the St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984 is on the front,
Material
Ceramic
Accession No.
2008.6.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Ceramic slim white coffee mug with gold trim on the rim. There is picture of the St John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-2984 on the front on mug.
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Title
St, John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-1984
Manufacturer Notes
Heritage Arts China- Decorated in Canada
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1914
End Date
2008
Description
Ceramic slim white coffee mug with gold trim on the rim. There is picture of the St John The Divine Anglican Church, Quick BC 1914-2984 on the front on mug.
Material
CERAMIC;
Accession No.
2008.6.7
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
Ceramic
Description
Ceramic slim white coffee mug with a thin gold trim on the rim. There is a picture of the Taylor BC Anglican Church on front on mug.
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Title
Church of the Good Shepherd Taylor BC
Manufacturer Notes
Decorated in Canada by Creemore China & Gifts, Creemore Ont.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Description
Ceramic slim white coffee mug with a thin gold trim on the rim. There is a picture of the Taylor BC Anglican Church on front on mug.
Material
Ceramic
Accession No.
2008.6.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Medium-sized hair clip with teeth.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Place Of Manufacture
England
Description
Medium-sized hair clip with teeth.
Inscriptions
Ladye Jayne Wave Clip
Made in England
Patent Pending
Accession No.
1997.53.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Medium sized metal hair clip with teeth.
  1 Image  
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Place Of Manufacture
England
Description
Medium sized metal hair clip with teeth.
Inscriptions
Ladye Jayne Wave Clip
Made in England
Patent Pending
Accession No.
1997.53.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Vulcan sewing machine with its original box. a) Small Vulcan sewing machine. The machine is metal and decorated with a gold leaf design and the words: "Vulcan, MADE IN ENGLAND" on either side. A wooden spool of white thread is threaded through the machine. b) Yellow cardboard box with "Vulcan Sew…
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Title
Vulcan sewing machine
Manufacturer
Vulcan
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
ADVERTISING MEDIUM
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1950
End Date
1960
Period or Date Notes
dates are circa, based on online searches
Description
Vulcan sewing machine with its original box. a) Small Vulcan sewing machine. The machine is metal and decorated with a gold leaf design and the words: "Vulcan, MADE IN ENGLAND" on either side. A wooden spool of white thread is threaded through the machine. b) Yellow cardboard box with "Vulcan Sewing Machine" printed on front, sides, and top. Drawing of a girl using the sewing machine on the front and back. "Made in England" printed on all sides.
Accession No.
1980.0.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
PAPER;
Description
a) A round, squat tin with red background with a stylized design featuring holly leaves and stars in gold. The bottom of the tin and the outer edge of the lid are bordered in a wave-like pattern, also in gold. The bottom of the tin is gold colored with fragments of paper label. At the center is a…
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Manufacturer
Peek Frean Co
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1866
End Date
1989
Period or Date Notes
James Peek & George Frean started the company. Peek Frean & Co. was the first mass producer of biscuits and employed over 3,000 people in its time from when it opened in 1866 to when it closed in the late 80s. (1989)
Description
a) A round, squat tin with red background with a stylized design featuring holly leaves and stars in gold. The bottom of the tin and the outer edge of the lid are bordered in a wave-like pattern, also in gold. The bottom of the tin is gold colored with fragments of paper label. At the center is a small heraldic design with 'BY APPOINTMENT'' BISCUIT & VITA-WEAT' 'CRISPBREAD MANUFACTURERS' below. Also, 'PEEK, FREAN & CO. LTD., BISCUIT MANUFACTURERS, LONDON, ENGLAND'. Below this at the edge of the tin is 'U.K. PATENTS 486002, 486083, 514045, 514046' and 'MADE IN ENGLAND'. b) The lid of the tin which is also red with the same design of holly leaves and stars in gold. It features a picture of a child in a white frilly blouse, holding a bunny. A gold border encircles the picture.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-TIN;
PAPER;
Height
7.4
Diameter
20.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1980.165.7 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A metal square tin with cream, gold, and red details. On two opposite sides is a red banner with "PEEK FREAN'S" in white lettering surrounded by a gold design. Below this in red lettering is "MADE BY PEEK, FREAN & CO., LTD., LONDON, S.E.16, ENGLAND". On the other two sides is "PEEK, FREAN & CO.,…
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Manufacturer
Peek Frean & Company Ltd.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1866
End Date
1989
Period or Date Notes
The company was formed by James Peek & George Frean. Peek Frean & Co was the first mass producer of biscuits and employed over 3,000 people in its time from when it opened in 1866 to when it closed in the late 80's (1989)
Description
a) A metal square tin with cream, gold, and red details. On two opposite sides is a red banner with "PEEK FREAN'S" in white lettering surrounded by a gold design. Below this in red lettering is "MADE BY PEEK, FREAN & CO., LTD., LONDON, S.E.16, ENGLAND". On the other two sides is "PEEK, FREAN & CO., LIMITED AFTERNOON TEA ASSORTED FAMOUS ENGLISH BISCUITS" in gold, white, and red lettering. b) The metal push-on lid for the tin. On the front of the tin on a red background is "TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN BISCUIT MANUFACTURERS. PEEK, FREAN & CO., LTD. PEEK FREAN'S FAMOUS ENGLISH BISCUIT". There is a blue and white sticker obscuring part of the label which says "large cake Nove 5/96 Nov 11/99".
History Of Use
Maunfactured biscuits in bulk
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
12
Width
22.5
Length
22.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2016.7.2 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
a) A round metal cookie tin with pictures of cookies all over the sides. The cookies have white, red, blue, yellow, and brown icing with designs of humans and animals drawn on them. Written on two white cookies in black ink is "MADE BY PEEK, FREAN, & CO. LTD LONDON, ENGLAND". Written on a blue cook…
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Manufacturer
Peek Frean & Company
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
MERCHANDISING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
England
Start Date
1866
End Date
1989
Period or Date Notes
James Peek & George Frean started the company. Peek Frean & Co. was the first mass producer of biscuits and employed over 3,000 people in its time from when it opened in 1866 to when it closed in the late 80s.
Description
a) A round metal cookie tin with pictures of cookies all over the sides. The cookies have white, red, blue, yellow, and brown icing with designs of humans and animals drawn on them. Written on two white cookies in black ink is "MADE BY PEEK, FREAN, & CO. LTD LONDON, ENGLAND". Written on a blue cookies on the bottom of the tin is H.B.&S. LTD. READING, ENGLAND. b) The metal push-on lid with pictures of the same cookies across the top. Written in the centre on a blue background is "BISCUIT AND VITA-WEAT CRISPBREAD MANUFACTURERS BY APPOINTMENT PEEK FREAN'S PLAYBOX REGD BISCUITS".
History Of Use
Used for biscuits
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
9.7
Diameter
20
Circumference
64.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2016.7.5 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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