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Barber Scissors

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Description
A: Barber Scissors. The inside blade has a rake-like (pronged) blade, but the outside is a normal blade. B: Cloth case
Manufacturer
Giesen & Forsthoff
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Place Of Manufacture
Germany: Solingen
Description
A: Barber Scissors. The inside blade has a rake-like (pronged) blade, but the outside is a normal blade. B: Cloth case
Inscriptions
"The Razor that fits your face"
Robeson ShurEdge
Thinit
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2011.12.17 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Barber Tools

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts2594
Description
Honing Block. Brown Colour
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Honing Block. Brown Colour
Accession No.
2011.0012.004
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Barber Tools

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts2597
Description
Electric Razor. Wahl Silent Giant Model. Made in USA
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Electric Razor. Wahl Silent Giant Model. Made in USA
Accession No.
2011.0012.007
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Barber Tools

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts2598
Description
Electric Razor. Marked D68
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Electric Razor. Marked D68
Accession No.
2011.0012.008
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Barber Tools

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts2599
Description
Electric Razor. Wahl Small Streamline Model. Made in USA
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Electric Razor. Wahl Small Streamline Model. Made in USA
Accession No.
2011.0012.009
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Basin

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts155
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Part of a larger piece set. Circular basin has flaring rim with embossed scroll designs going part way down the sides. A red floral design is on the inside and outside of the basin. Circular manufacturers mark is on the bottom of the basin. The mark has a picture of a lady in a sitting position hol…
Other Names
Bowl
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Part of a larger piece set. Circular basin has flaring rim with embossed scroll designs going part way down the sides. A red floral design is on the inside and outside of the basin. Circular manufacturers mark is on the bottom of the basin. The mark has a picture of a lady in a sitting position holding a staff. The circular frame surrounding the picture has 'DUDSON WILCOX & TILL LTD, HANLEY ENGLAND' inside it. Above the frame is 'CARNATION'.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
11
Diameter
Top: 42
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.79.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Bedpan

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts209
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
Brown ceramic slidder bed-pan with an upturned attached piece.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Brown ceramic slidder bed-pan with an upturned attached piece.
Material
CERAMIC;
Length
42
Diameter
Top: 4.3 Base: 11.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1974.105.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Bedpan

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Description
Light blue bedpan spotted with flecks of dark blue. Has an attached handle and upturned small hole opening. Separate round piece has handle and fits into large hole in bedpan. (B) 19.5(DIA.) X 3.2(HT)
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Light blue bedpan spotted with flecks of dark blue. Has an attached handle and upturned small hole opening. Separate round piece has handle and fits into large hole in bedpan. (B) 19.5(DIA.) X 3.2(HT)
Length
42.5
Diameter
Top: 7 Base: 13.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions of B in description.
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1977.136.2 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Box

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1101
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
Black cardboard box with white top and bottom. On front of box is pale green circle rimmed with white with 'CARBOLIC' and 'SOAP MEDICATED' below. 'JOHNSON & JOHNSON' logo on top and bottom with 'MADE IN CANADA'. Top of box has border made by ball point pen encircling logo. Sides are black with whit…
Title
Carbolic Soap
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Montreal, Quebec
Description
Black cardboard box with white top and bottom. On front of box is pale green circle rimmed with white with 'CARBOLIC' and 'SOAP MEDICATED' below. 'JOHNSON & JOHNSON' logo on top and bottom with 'MADE IN CANADA'. Top of box has border made by ball point pen encircling logo. Sides are black with white border top and bottom; on back is advertisement and logo.
History Of Use
Medicated soap manufactured by 'JOHNSON & JOHNSON LIMITED, MONTREAL, CANADA'.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Height
8.1
Width
6.3
Depth
3.1
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.8.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Brush and comb set

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts4129
Material
PLASTIC;
Description
Matching plastic brush and comb set; possibly a toy. Both are pale yellow and feature a matching illustration of a blonde girl wearing a white bonnet. The comb has a plastic yellow sleeve to protect the teeth.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
Matching plastic brush and comb set; possibly a toy. Both are pale yellow and feature a matching illustration of a blonde girl wearing a white bonnet. The comb has a plastic yellow sleeve to protect the teeth.
Material
PLASTIC;
Length
11.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2018.50.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chamber Pot

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts887
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
a) A white porcelain chamber pot decorated in a red floral pattern. The pot is round with a flaring rim. Below the rim is a raised design under the red floral pattern. A 'C' shaped handle with a red floral and scroll design is located under the rim. b) The lid is round with a scalloped rim with a d…
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
a) A white porcelain chamber pot decorated in a red floral pattern. The pot is round with a flaring rim. Below the rim is a raised design under the red floral pattern. A 'C' shaped handle with a red floral and scroll design is located under the rim. b) The lid is round with a scalloped rim with a design of raised white dots and leaves. In the center of the lid is a pointed dome shaped knob. Decorating the lid is a red floral design.
History Of Use
This item dates back to around 1900 to the 1940's. It came from the Strimboltd family who lived in the North Bulkley region on Pioneer Ranch.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
17
Diameter
24.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1987.57.24 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chamber Pot

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1277
Material
CERAMIC;
Description
A plain white ceramic chamber pot. The pot is round with a flaring rim. Attached below the rim is an ear shaped handle. The handle has a rope design embossed near the top. A bluish black trade mark is stamped on the bottom. The trade mark features a sun with a face and a rectangular frame covering …
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
A plain white ceramic chamber pot. The pot is round with a flaring rim. Attached below the rim is an ear shaped handle. The handle has a rope design embossed near the top. A bluish black trade mark is stamped on the bottom. The trade mark features a sun with a face and a rectangular frame covering the middle of the sun. Above the sun is ' IRONSTONE CHINA '. Below the sun is some indecipherable words & numbers. The words that are legible are 'LIMITED, HAN:EY ENGLAND'.
Material
CERAMIC;
Height
13
Diameter
26.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.211.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Clippers

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Description
Silver coloured forged steel clippers approx. 12 cm long. The blades turn up at the end. On each side of the handle is an oval engraving wih a cross in the middle. Purpose is assumed to be nail clippers.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Place Of Manufacture
United States
Description
Silver coloured forged steel clippers approx. 12 cm long. The blades turn up at the end. On each side of the handle is an oval engraving wih a cross in the middle. Purpose is assumed to be nail clippers.
Inscriptions
LA CROSS 1054
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2004.3.8
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Clippers and Box

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
A: Hair clippers with vice type handles. Made in Germany is marked inside one side of the handle. B: Rectangular cardboard box. Glossy black sides with an orange, green and white label. The label on the top reads 'Hair Cutter' 'Pal' Brand 20/000 Nothing Better under the sun the Barber's Pal and 'G…
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
A: Hair clippers with vice type handles. Made in Germany is marked inside one side of the handle. B: Rectangular cardboard box. Glossy black sides with an orange, green and white label. The label on the top reads 'Hair Cutter' 'Pal' Brand 20/000 Nothing Better under the sun the Barber's Pal and 'Germany'.
History Of Use
These hair clippers date back to the early 1900's. They ranged in price from $1.13 to $1.90 for this particular type.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1992.7.47 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Compact

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Description
Small, rounded compact. Red with gold trimmings on the edges. On the top is a gold depiction of a fountain. The bottom is engraved with the words: "Duska, Langlois New York" and has two labels that read: "Made in U.S.A" and "Duska Blossom." The compact can be opened and contains a small mirror on t…
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Place Of Manufacture
United States: New York
Description
Small, rounded compact. Red with gold trimmings on the edges. On the top is a gold depiction of a fountain. The bottom is engraved with the words: "Duska, Langlois New York" and has two labels that read: "Made in U.S.A" and "Duska Blossom." The compact can be opened and contains a small mirror on the underside of the lid, a small puff applicator, and a compacted pink blush.
Height
0.7
Diameter
3.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1981.57.18
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Curling Iron

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts61
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A curling iron with two dark brown wooden handles. Attached to one handle is a metal rod and on the other one is is curved piece of metal that fits over the rod. These are attached by a metal spring mechanism.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
A curling iron with two dark brown wooden handles. Attached to one handle is a metal rod and on the other one is is curved piece of metal that fits over the rod. These are attached by a metal spring mechanism.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
20.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.18.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Curling Iron

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
A crimping iron with two metal handles that intersect. One handle becomes a round metal rod and the other one becomes a thing rounded piece of metal that fits over the rod. Some indecipherable letters are inscribed on the handles.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
A crimping iron with two metal handles that intersect. One handle becomes a round metal rod and the other one becomes a thing rounded piece of metal that fits over the rod. Some indecipherable letters are inscribed on the handles.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Length
26.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.18.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Curling Iron

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
A crimping iron with two metal handles that intersect. One handle becomes a round metal rod and the other one becomes a thing rounded piece of metal that fits over the rod. Some indecipherable letters are inscribed on the handles.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
A crimping iron with two metal handles that intersect. One handle becomes a round metal rod and the other one becomes a thing rounded piece of metal that fits over the rod. Some indecipherable letters are inscribed on the handles.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Length
26.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1981.57.16
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Curling Iron

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts631
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A curling iron with two wooden handles. Attached to one handle is a metal rod and on the other one is is curved piece of metal that fits over the rod. These are attached by a metal spring mechanism.
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Description
A curling iron with two wooden handles. Attached to one handle is a metal rod and on the other one is is curved piece of metal that fits over the rod. These are attached by a metal spring mechanism.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
19.6
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1982.32.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Curling Iron

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts748
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
PLASTIC;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A curling iron with green wooden handle and a metal rod with a clamp attached to it. On the end of the clamp is a small round piece of plastic to place your thumb. Attached to the end of the handle is a metal spring and a green fabric-encased cord. At the end of the cord is a brown plastic plug wit…
Category
PERSONAL OBJECTS
Sub-Category
TOILET ARTICLE
Period or Date Notes
CIRCA 1920:1930
Description
A curling iron with green wooden handle and a metal rod with a clamp attached to it. On the end of the clamp is a small round piece of plastic to place your thumb. Attached to the end of the handle is a metal spring and a green fabric-encased cord. At the end of the cord is a brown plastic plug with metal prongs.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
PLASTIC;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
25
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length does not include cord
Accession No.
1985.2.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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