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Material
CERAMIC;
Description
White oval shaped dish. The rim is rolled toward the inside making the sides appear hollow. The rim is gilded in two bands with'BABY'S PLATE' in a rounded rectangular frame. The outsides of the dish are rounded with an embossed band separating it from the base. The base flares out slightly. On the …
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
White oval shaped dish. The rim is rolled toward the inside making the sides appear hollow. The rim is gilded in two bands with'BABY'S PLATE' in a rounded rectangular frame. The outsides of the dish are rounded with an embossed band separating it from the base. The base flares out slightly. On the face of the plate is a painting of a mother rabbit doing up a child rabbits coat. In the background are three more child rabbits. Imprinted on the back is 'REG NO 557903'. Also on the back is a picture of a rabbit w/'PETER RABBIT',COPYRIGHT F.W. & CO. LTD, GRIMWADES, MADE IN ENGLAND, BEATRIX POTTER' in blue print.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
3.5
Width
16
Length
21
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.54.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Small, child's tea cup. Top rim has orange trim. Base of cup has blue trim. On one side of the cup is a picture of a little boy, a toy puppy and a real puppy sitting on top of a ball.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Small, child's tea cup. Top rim has orange trim. Base of cup has blue trim. On one side of the cup is a picture of a little boy, a toy puppy and a real puppy sitting on top of a ball.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
6
Diameter
Top: 6
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.195.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL-UNKNOWN; WOOD-ROOT (SPRUCE);
Description
Large birch bark basket. The bottom is square with flaring sides and round top. There is a triangle design scratched into the bark. There is light coloured strips used to sew the sides together.
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Other Names
Birch bark basket
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Large birch bark basket. The bottom is square with flaring sides and round top. There is a triangle design scratched into the bark. There is light coloured strips used to sew the sides together.
History Of Use
The Athabaskan and Interior Salish used birch bark to make a variety of storage baskets. These were cut into patterns, folded into shape, sewn with strips of willow, rimmed with a wooden hoop sewn on with willow strips or quills and decorated with etched designs. This craft is still carried on by a number of Interior bands, especially the Burns Lake and Hazelton areas.
Material
ANIMAL-UNKNOWN; WOOD-ROOT (SPRUCE);
Height
33
Depth
32
Diameter
Top: 39 Base: 22
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
1992.10.10
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
WOOD-BARK (CHERRY); WOOD-ROOT (SPRUCE);
Description
Trinket basketry shaped like a tea cup complete with handle and intertwined design along the top rim. 4 geometric designs on the side made with cherry bark and spruce root.
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Other Names
Tea Cup basket
Teacup trinket
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Trinket basketry shaped like a tea cup complete with handle and intertwined design along the top rim. 4 geometric designs on the side made with cherry bark and spruce root.
History Of Use
Katie O'Neill was referred to by some as an historian. She was born in Barkerville, raised on the Queen Charolettes, became a nurse, worked in several places, helped raise many children, and became somewhat of an historian. She had many articles given to her which she in turn donated to our museum. For more info, see Historical Research Files: O'Neill, Katie
Material
WOOD-BARK (CHERRY); WOOD-ROOT (SPRUCE);
Height
7
Width
8.7
Depth
6.6
Circumference
27
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.1.14
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
WOOD-BARK (CHERRY); WOOD-ROOT (SPRUCE); WOOD-WILLOW;
Description
A rectangular willow basket with flared sides. Willow frame creates a small base stand. The sides, 2/3rds up, are alternately woven with a uniform design (grass?). The top 3rd is open with willow framing. Along the top rim is the same material design, lashed to the rim of the basket.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A rectangular willow basket with flared sides. Willow frame creates a small base stand. The sides, 2/3rds up, are alternately woven with a uniform design (grass?). The top 3rd is open with willow framing. Along the top rim is the same material design, lashed to the rim of the basket.
History Of Use
George DeWitt 1929-1987. Mr. DeWitt was very active in the community. He was the Building Supervisor for the Federal Building and served as a president and vice president for the BV Museum. For more info, see Historical Research file: DeWitt,George. This basket appears to have been used to serve food as it is not strong nor does it have a tight enough weave to be used for cooking.
Material
WOOD-BARK (CHERRY); WOOD-ROOT (SPRUCE); WOOD-WILLOW;
Height
12.5
Width
22
Length
32.5
Depth
9.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1980.106.44
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
WOOD-BARK (BIRCH); WOOD-WILLOW;
Description
An oval shaped birch bark basket. Willow stitching around the rim, down one side and around the bottom.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
An oval shaped birch bark basket. Willow stitching around the rim, down one side and around the bottom.
History Of Use
The Athabasca and Interior Salish used birch bark to make dishes, ladles, and a variety of storage baskets. They were cut into patterns, folded into shape, sewn with strips of willow, and rimmed with a willow loop sewn with spruce root. The birch bark is usually coloured from various berries and roots. Birch bark baskets were used for berry picking and storage.
Material
WOOD-BARK (BIRCH); WOOD-WILLOW;
Height
16.5
Width
20.5
Length
16.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.127.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
White homemade beer mug from the Archery Club. Handpainted letters read: "Westren Canadian Regional Championships 1984 / Canadian Field Archery CFAA Association." The bottom is engraved with the initials "L.W."
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
White homemade beer mug from the Archery Club. Handpainted letters read: "Westren Canadian Regional Championships 1984 / Canadian Field Archery CFAA Association." The bottom is engraved with the initials "L.W."
Accession No.
2012.55.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
WOOD-BARK (BIRCH);
Description
A tapered birch bark basket made with one peice of birch bark. The square bottom has been shaped by cutting a triangular section out on two ends, which have then been folded up and secured inside the basket with a narrow bark or leather lacing. These ends have been folded up after the two ends hav…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A tapered birch bark basket made with one peice of birch bark. The square bottom has been shaped by cutting a triangular section out on two ends, which have then been folded up and secured inside the basket with a narrow bark or leather lacing. These ends have been folded up after the two ends have been sewn together. The rounded top of the basket is trimmed with an overhanded style of stitching.
Material
WOOD-BARK (BIRCH);
Height
9
Diameter
30.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2013.30.7
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Large birch bark basket. Round opening with a squarish bottom. The bottom is formed by folding and then stitching with light brown spruce roots. The stiching pattern (present on opposite sides is in an upside down why shape. There appears to be one repair stitch near the top of the basket on one si…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Large birch bark basket. Round opening with a squarish bottom. The bottom is formed by folding and then stitching with light brown spruce roots. The stiching pattern (present on opposite sides is in an upside down why shape. There appears to be one repair stitch near the top of the basket on one side. Spruce root stiching along the top rim. Brown predominently but with lines of black framing this stitching. No pattern on the outside of the basket but several marks as if it has come into contact with something. The walls of the basket are hard and sturdy.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
26
Diameter
29
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Diameter is 27cm by 29cm as the basket's opening is slightly oval shaped.
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2016.5.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
WOOD-BARK (BIRCH);
Description
A oval, tapered birch bark basket with a square bottom. The ends are overlaped and stitched together with rawhide in a zigzaged pattern. The bottom of the basket is folded in and up and secured with small straight stitches. The top of the basket has been finished with a overhand stitch, alternating…
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Original Owner
Glad Bury
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1960
End Date
1966
Description
A oval, tapered birch bark basket with a square bottom. The ends are overlaped and stitched together with rawhide in a zigzaged pattern. The bottom of the basket is folded in and up and secured with small straight stitches. The top of the basket has been finished with a overhand stitch, alternating with light and brown sections of rawhide, The bottom of the rim stitching ends in a zig zag pattern.
Style
First Nations
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
WOOD-BARK (BIRCH);
Height
19
Diameter
58.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Bottom 13cmx13cm
Accession No.
2013.30.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
Object is a medium sized, cylindrical, clear rust coloured glass bottle made from a 2 piece mold. The collar is rounded and has a 15cm section that balloons out beneath it. Beneath this is a line circling the neck.The neck is long and balloons gently into the body of the bottle. The shoulders slope…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1890
End Date
1903 (seam on neck)
Period or Date Notes
Glass in Canada - page 246
Description
Object is a medium sized, cylindrical, clear rust coloured glass bottle made from a 2 piece mold. The collar is rounded and has a 15cm section that balloons out beneath it. Beneath this is a line circling the neck.The neck is long and balloons gently into the body of the bottle. The shoulders slope out from the indent where they join the neck. There are a few bubbles in the glass. On the bottom is an embossed "8*.
Narrative
Bottle was found in Cedarville
Material
GLASS
Height
23 cm
Diameter
6.75 cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.7.26
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
A white ceramic bowl with gold gilding around the rim and two shades of pink roses around the inside. Under the roses in gold lettering is 'COMPLIMENTS OF FRED WATSON'. Around the roses is a circle of small ridges in the base of the bowl. On the bottom of the bowl is a logo with the Statue of Liber…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A white ceramic bowl with gold gilding around the rim and two shades of pink roses around the inside. Under the roses in gold lettering is 'COMPLIMENTS OF FRED WATSON'. Around the roses is a circle of small ridges in the base of the bowl. On the bottom of the bowl is a logo with the Statue of Liberty in the middle and "COLUMBIA CHINAWARE" written around the outside.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
4.9
Diameter
Top: 32.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
1971.79.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Medium-sized bowl with gold trim. The inside of the bowl has purple and pink flowers, with green leaves and "Compliments of Fred Watson" in gold lettering.
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Title
'Compliments of Fred Watson'
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Medium-sized bowl with gold trim. The inside of the bowl has purple and pink flowers, with green leaves and "Compliments of Fred Watson" in gold lettering.
Accession No.
1999.12.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A two-piece cream butter dish consisting of a rectangular trap and cover. The tray has a shallow, patterned rim. The top has a straight edged base, graduating up to a scalloped top. There is a decorative handle on top. At one time, the dish was gold trimmed.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A two-piece cream butter dish consisting of a rectangular trap and cover. The tray has a shallow, patterned rim. The top has a straight edged base, graduating up to a scalloped top. There is a decorative handle on top. At one time, the dish was gold trimmed.
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1992.25.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Butter knife is made of a dark metal. It has a long, dull blade that comes to a rounded point, and dips a bit on one side. The handle is almost as long as the blade.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Butter knife is made of a dark metal. It has a long, dull blade that comes to a rounded point, and dips a bit on one side. The handle is almost as long as the blade.
Accession No.
1971.1.24
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
1984.3.7a: Is a heavy cotton cone icing bag with a small opening at the bottom. This would be filled with cake icing which would then be pressed down towards the open decorative tip. 1984.3.7b: Is a light weight, turned wooden handle, open at both ends, and shaped to fit into a hand. The cloth cone…
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Original Owner
Arthur J Campbell
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1943
End Date
1952
Period or Date Notes
Taken from donor sheet
Description
1984.3.7a: Is a heavy cotton cone icing bag with a small opening at the bottom. This would be filled with cake icing which would then be pressed down towards the open decorative tip. 1984.3.7b: Is a light weight, turned wooden handle, open at both ends, and shaped to fit into a hand. The cloth cone fits through the handle with the small tip at the bottom end. 1984.3.7c: Is a metal icing tip used to ice cakes
Narrative
1984.3.7c fits quite tightly in the icing bag so hard to tell if it is fixed in there or separate.
7/11/2016
Material
FABRIC-COTTON;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
1984.3.7 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
Description
Iridescent blue and gold carnival bowl. It has a scalloped rim and 15 arched panels. The panels are decorated with a raised bead and leaf design. Attached to the bottom are three arched branchlike feet. Connected to the feet is a circle with raised lines and dots. In the center of the interior is a…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Iridescent blue and gold carnival bowl. It has a scalloped rim and 15 arched panels. The panels are decorated with a raised bead and leaf design. Attached to the bottom are three arched branchlike feet. Connected to the feet is a circle with raised lines and dots. In the center of the interior is a small raised circle with 'N' inside it.
Narrative
This dish is a chocolate bowl that was given to the McInnes children c. 1915 by their neighbours Harry and Frank Latta.
Material
GLASS;
Height
10.5
Diameter
Outside: 14
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.57.25
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
Description
Small white glass child's mug. Below the rim is a double rippled red border. Under the border are red prints of a donkey pulling a cart w/a clown in it. Beside that on the right is a seal w/a ball on his nose. Next to that is a clown and a pig going through a hoop. Embossed on the bottom is an 'H' …
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Small white glass child's mug. Below the rim is a double rippled red border. Under the border are red prints of a donkey pulling a cart w/a clown in it. Beside that on the right is a seal w/a ball on his nose. Next to that is a clown and a pig going through a hoop. Embossed on the bottom is an 'H' with an 'A' inside the lower part of it.
Material
GLASS;
Height
7.7
Diameter
Top: 7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.41.22
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC-PORCELAIN;
Description
Narrow corset shaped ceramic chocolate pot w/lid with an ear shaped handle and the rim is scalloped with a high pouring lip. Below the rim it is turquoise and shades into a very light green. Gilding is visible in wavy arched lines, clover leaves and flowers. Around the turquoise part of the of the …
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1900
End Date
1940
Description
Narrow corset shaped ceramic chocolate pot w/lid with an ear shaped handle and the rim is scalloped with a high pouring lip. Below the rim it is turquoise and shades into a very light green. Gilding is visible in wavy arched lines, clover leaves and flowers. Around the turquoise part of the of the pitcher are light colored flowers. There are also rose buds and a bunch of wild roses decorating the pitcher. The lid is mushroom shaped w/a triangular hollow knob on top and has a similar design as the pitcher, except for the stem which is white. A: pitcher B: lid
Narrative
This chocolate pot was used by Archie Strimboltd and his family in the North Bulkley region, Pioneer Ranch. Pioneer Ranch burned in the 1960's.
Material
CERAMIC-PORCELAIN;
Height
31.5
Diameter
Base: 37
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1987.57.6 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
Ceramic
Description
Off white ceramic mug. Black stripe along the top and "Heggie's" written in cursive.
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Manufacturer
Medalta
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
FOOD SERVICE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Description
Off white ceramic mug. Black stripe along the top and "Heggie's" written in cursive.
Material
Ceramic
Height
7
Diameter
9
Circumference
28
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2003.59.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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