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Material
GLASS
Description
Green glass wine bottle with 4/5 Quart repeated four times around the base.
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Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Green glass wine bottle with 4/5 Quart repeated four times around the base.
Material
GLASS
Accession No.
1982.27.25
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS
Description
Small clear glass ashtray. Square in shape with a circular impression in the centre. Printed onto the bottom in red is a circular logo that reads: "Compliments Of / Martin Electric / Sales / Phone: 358 / Smithers, B.C."
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Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Place Of Manufacture
Canada
Place Used
Smithers, B.C.
Description
Small clear glass ashtray. Square in shape with a circular impression in the centre. Printed onto the bottom in red is a circular logo that reads: "Compliments Of / Martin Electric / Sales / Phone: 358 / Smithers, B.C."
History Of Use
Item was found by donor while cleaning her house; possibly belonged to her parents.
Material
GLASS
Height
1.8
Width
9
Length
9
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2018.72.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Copper-coloured ashtray that is slighty bowl-shaped. Has a wave-type pattern along the outside and intricate engravings of five different buildings, three women, flowers, and leaves. Inscription reads: "Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Seattle 1909".
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Copper-coloured ashtray that is slighty bowl-shaped. Has a wave-type pattern along the outside and intricate engravings of five different buildings, three women, flowers, and leaves. Inscription reads: "Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Seattle 1909".
Width
10.1
Length
13.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.72.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A handheld Barber razor with a metal power switch and metal body. The body had originally been painted black but only shows around the edges because of wear on the handle. Power cord is black with wrapped black electrical tape near the plug, plug is open to the wires. "Silent Giant" is engraved on …
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
A handheld Barber razor with a metal power switch and metal body. The body had originally been painted black but only shows around the edges because of wear on the handle. Power cord is black with wrapped black electrical tape near the plug, plug is open to the wires. "Silent Giant" is engraved on the front with "Wahl Clipper Corp" written underneath. Some rust on the screws and switches.
History Of Use
Used in the Canadian Airforce services in Alberta.
Width
6
Length
17
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2011.12.7
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Gray and silver Baber razor with a black power cord. "HOV. A. C 60 CYC" engraved on the front handle area and "D68" written on the back side. Screws and switches in good condition but razor head has rust.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Gray and silver Baber razor with a black power cord. "HOV. A. C 60 CYC" engraved on the front handle area and "D68" written on the back side. Screws and switches in good condition but razor head has rust.
Width
6
Length
16
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2012.11.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Handheld Barber razor with metal features and black power cord. Used to be covered in black paint but has mostly been worn off from use, leaving it having a metal body. "Small Streamliner" engraved on the front and numbers "404751" placed on the back side.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Handheld Barber razor with metal features and black power cord. Used to be covered in black paint but has mostly been worn off from use, leaving it having a metal body. "Small Streamliner" engraved on the front and numbers "404751" placed on the back side.
Width
6
Length
15
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2011.12.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Brown glass, possible a medical bottle, picture of cod liver fish on bottle
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Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Brown glass, possible a medical bottle, picture of cod liver fish on bottle
Accession No.
2009.27.7
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Brush head is made of black bristles. It has a metal section on the handle, and the end is made of black plastic. Enscribed on the bottom of the plastic is Dominican REP.
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Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Brush head is made of black bristles. It has a metal section on the handle, and the end is made of black plastic. Enscribed on the bottom of the plastic is Dominican REP.
Narrative
Used in donor's work, most likely metallugical assaying tools. Purchsed in the 1990s.
Length
13
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2014.13.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Canendar from 1931. An advertising calender from Telkwa Transfer and Garage, hoops and Mapleton, Props, TAXI and Truking Auto Accessories and Repairs Telkwa , BC. There is a coloured picture of baots on the from of boats on the front of the calendar. Also block printing advertising Dominion Tiers a…
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Canendar from 1931. An advertising calender from Telkwa Transfer and Garage, hoops and Mapleton, Props, TAXI and Truking Auto Accessories and Repairs Telkwa , BC. There is a coloured picture of baots on the from of boats on the front of the calendar. Also block printing advertising Dominion Tiers and The Royal master, Canada's Greatest Tire
History Of Use
found in the old church at kings street and 2nd ave.
Accession No.
2004.0043.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Description
23cm x 15cm. Wall calender. The picture on the from of the claender is a younge boy and dog fishing with an older man looking on. The calender is from 1965 and The Glen Service Ltd. Of Smither BC. There is also a thermometer attached to the calender
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
23cm x 15cm. Wall calender. The picture on the from of the claender is a younge boy and dog fishing with an older man looking on. The calender is from 1965 and The Glen Service Ltd. Of Smither BC. There is also a thermometer attached to the calender
Accession No.
2004.0079.0002
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
METAL/ALLOY-LEAD;
Description
Miniature, black candle holder. Has a small bell shaped top to put candle in. Below this is a slim stem that flares out at the bottom to a square base. Possibly a game piece (eg: Monopoly) or a miniature accessory for a dollhouse
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Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Miniature, black candle holder. Has a small bell shaped top to put candle in. Below this is a slim stem that flares out at the bottom to a square base. Possibly a game piece (eg: Monopoly) or a miniature accessory for a dollhouse
Material
METAL/ALLOY-LEAD;
Height
4.1
Length
4.4cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1993.11.24
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Dark blue ceramic ashtray. It is square with rounded corners and a slanted front. The front features a cigarette rest on each side. Between the rests are four square slots that are used for putting out cigarettes. The rim in the rear has a long thin rectangular slot in it. Embossed on the bottom is…
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Manufacturer Notes
EKSTRAND MFG.CO. INC. NEW YORK, U.S.A.
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Dark blue ceramic ashtray. It is square with rounded corners and a slanted front. The front features a cigarette rest on each side. Between the rests are four square slots that are used for putting out cigarettes. The rim in the rear has a long thin rectangular slot in it. Embossed on the bottom is 'SNUF-A-RETTE, (REG. TRADE MARK), TO EXTINGUISH BURNING CIGARETTE, STAND IT LIGHTLY IN ONE OF THE CELLS(?), DO NOT JAM IT IN, MADE IN U.S.A., U.S. PAT 2100073, NOV. 1937, EKSTRAND MFG. CO. INC., NEW YORK THE 'EXECUTIVE' NO.810. The bottom has three square slots in it.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
3
Width
10.8
Length
11
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1978.123.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Decorated ceramic stand. The sides are arched inward with each corner slightly indented. The top and bottom are tiered. The stand is decorated in floral designs with green and gilded stripes. The bottom flares out wider than the top.
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Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Decorated ceramic stand. The sides are arched inward with each corner slightly indented. The top and bottom are tiered. The stand is decorated in floral designs with green and gilded stripes. The bottom flares out wider than the top.
History Of Use
From the Ernie Hann Collection.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
4
Width
8.3
Length
8.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1983.30.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Decorated ceramic stand. The sides are arched inward with each corner slightly indented. The top and bottom are tiered. The stand is decorated in a floral design with green and gold gilded stripes. The bottom of the block flares out wider than the top.
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Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Decorated ceramic stand. The sides are arched inward with each corner slightly indented. The top and bottom are tiered. The stand is decorated in a floral design with green and gold gilded stripes. The bottom of the block flares out wider than the top.
History Of Use
Part of the Ernie Hann Collection.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
4
Width
8.3
Length
8.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1983.30.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Hexagon Ceramic Vase. Japanese illustration on each side. Stamped on bottom ":Japan"
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Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Hexagon Ceramic Vase. Japanese illustration on each side. Stamped on bottom ":Japan"
Accession No.
2012.81.13
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A brass, rectangular container. The front is engraved with the stylized letters "NHK". Inside, there are two holders, and on one holder there is "Elgin AM.MFG.CO. Gold Filled" engraved. One one side of the case, on the inside, there are the numbers 112729 engraved.
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Manufacturer
Elgin AM.MFG.CO.
Category
FURNISHINGS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Period or Date Notes
Late 1920s.
Description
A brass, rectangular container. The front is engraved with the stylized letters "NHK". Inside, there are two holders, and on one holder there is "Elgin AM.MFG.CO. Gold Filled" engraved. One one side of the case, on the inside, there are the numbers 112729 engraved.
Width
6.5
Length
8.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1997.51.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Object is a long wooden piece of wood with two wooden pulleys set inside wide groove. There is one pulley at each end of the centre section.There is a gap on one side of the wood with tapered open ends in the center of that side, enabling the pulley to be attacted to the top and bottom of the cloth…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Object is a long wooden piece of wood with two wooden pulleys set inside wide groove. There is one pulley at each end of the centre section.There is a gap on one side of the wood with tapered open ends in the center of that side, enabling the pulley to be attacted to the top and bottom of the clothes line. The pulleys are set in with small metal rivets.This would be used if a heavy load of washing was being hung out and would lessen the weight on the clothes line.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Width
4.3cm
Length
25.4cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.177.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
Description
Medium sized, solid wood, pink painted children's clothing hanger. The metal hook is shaped like a question mark and turns easily in a circle. Both ends of the wooden hanger come to points. The base of the hanger curves down with the ends curving up. On the front of the hanger is a picture of an el…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Medium sized, solid wood, pink painted children's clothing hanger. The metal hook is shaped like a question mark and turns easily in a circle. Both ends of the wooden hanger come to points. The base of the hanger curves down with the ends curving up. On the front of the hanger is a picture of an elephant with a giraffe in front of it. Both their feet are on wheels. There are no other marks on the hanger.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN; PAINT
Height
8.3cm
Width
17.5cm
Length
31.25cm
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Height is for centre of wooden part of hanger
Accession No.
1990.48.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Cream colored crumb tray with separate scraper. Crumb tray is flat at one end with elevated ridges at the other end. Scraper is flat at one end and the other end is angle shaped with elevated ridges. (b) l-15.5cm dia. b. 8 cm. dia. top 1.2 cm. FRENCH IVORY & IVORY FIBERLOID are stamped on…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
HOUSEHOLD ACCESSORY
Description
Cream colored crumb tray with separate scraper. Crumb tray is flat at one end with elevated ridges at the other end. Scraper is flat at one end and the other end is angle shaped with elevated ridges. (b) l-15.5cm dia. b. 8 cm. dia. top 1.2 cm. FRENCH IVORY & IVORY FIBERLOID are stamped on the bottom back of both pieces.
History Of Use
Ivory coloured cream crumb tray with separate scraper used to scrape crumbs off the table cloth.
Width
17
Length
23
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1980.27.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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