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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.420
Description
Medicinal wine bottle; transparent green glass, sealed lid wrapped in metallic foil. Around the upper portion of neck an off-white label with light teal Chinese characters. On the main body of the bottle is an orange rectangular label with printed Chinese characters. Bottle has discolouration on th…
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.420
Description
Medicinal wine bottle; transparent green glass, sealed lid wrapped in metallic foil. Around the upper portion of neck an off-white label with light teal Chinese characters. On the main body of the bottle is an orange rectangular label with printed Chinese characters. Bottle has discolouration on the label on the bottom. Far right in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains characters that are literally translated to: a brand name; "nourish"; "hygiene"; "medicine"; "wine"; and "tincture" (medical alcohol/wine). When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Health tincture". The tincture includes a mixture of Chinese medicinal herbs with the addition of caterpillar fungus and turtle shell to replenish energy. It has the function of replenishing qi and invigorating qi, replenishing blood, nourshing the kidney,increasing male libido, treating the lack of appetite, refreshing the mind, getting rid of wind in the body, and improving circulation. The sale of all secret formulae non-pharmaceutical medicinal preparations in Canada is regulated by The proprietary or patent Medicine Act. This law legalizes the sale of such remedies only upon condition that the quantities of the potent drugs used in their manufacture are within the limitations set by an Advisory Board, and that these quantities are printed on the labels and wrappers used in connection with the medicine and, further, that no false, misleading or exaggerated claims or representations of a cure for any disease are made on the labels and wrappers, or in any other manner respecting this article.
Measurements
32 cm height x 9cm width
Maker
ZiBao Tang
Country Made
China
Province Made
Guangdong
Site/City Made
Guangzhou Xiguan
Title
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.33.1
Description
beaker; small, clear glass laboratory beaker with pedestal base and pouring spout.
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.33.1
Description
beaker; small, clear glass laboratory beaker with pedestal base and pouring spout.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E - - Labware
Measurements
Approx. H: 5.8 cm
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1210
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1210
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to mean "ground" "ripe grain" "root". When adjusted for English translation, "Root of Twelve stamen Melastoma Dodecandrum Lour". Uses in Chinese medicine: Bitter, slightly sweet, neutral. For liver, spleen and lung meridians. Action: Promote blood circulation, stop bleeding, eliminate dampness and remove toxicity. Indications: Scrofula, toothache, dysentery, leucorrhea, uterine bleeding, abdominal pain after delivery, dysmenorrhea."
Measurements
25cm height x 17cm width x 15cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1220
Description
Rectangular metal container. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1220
Description
Rectangular metal container. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to "mountain, hill" "thatched(hut) roof", "puncture vine" "a surname" and "mushroom". English translation is "Pseudobulb of Appendiculate Cremastra". Uses in Chinese medicine: Pseudobulb of Appendiculate Cremastra is normally found on the mountains or the humid area around the trees. For example, it could found in Shanxi, Shanxi and Gansu. It has the effect of clearing away heat and toxic materials from your body and reducing swelling. It helps with sore throat and dispel toxic gas induced by insects and snake bite.
Measurements
25cm height x 17cm width x 15cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1225
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1225
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains three Chinese characters that are literally translated to "field" "base" and can be surname or "King". When adjusted for English comprehension, it means "Hypericum japonicum". Hypericum japonicum is a dry plant with a sweet, slightly bitter taste. Often prescribed for liver, spleen meridian to clear heat, detoxification, eliminating dampness, cure jaundice, eliminating stasis to subdue swelling. To treat jaundice due to damp-heat, acute appendicitis, red eyes, swelling, pathopyretic ulcer, acute hepatitis, chronic hepatitis, Early stage of cirrhosis, hepatalgia, mastitis, Lung abscess, etc.
Measurements
25cm height x 17cm width x 13cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1227
Description
Rectangular metal container. Orange paper label has two handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1227
Description
Rectangular metal container. Orange paper label has two handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains two chinese characters: can be surname "Yuan" "tea".
Measurements
19cm height x 17cm width x 13cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1239
Description
Rectangular metal container. Four Chinese characters written in black, directly on bin.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1239
Description
Rectangular metal container. Four Chinese characters written in black, directly on bin.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 4 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "abundant" "hair" "big" , "?". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Balsamiferou Blumea Herb". Balsamiferou Blumea Herb expels wind and eliminates dampness, warms the stomach and spleen, stops diarrhea, activates blood and removes toxicity. It is used to treat snake bites, traumatic injury, cold-damp induced diarrhea, rheumatic arthritis, tinea, taeniasis, intermittent headache, and wind-cold induced common cold.
Measurements
23cm height x 15cm wide x 11cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1245
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1245
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "night" "bright" "sand". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Bat's Dung". It enters the liver meridian. It can clear heat and improve eyesight, dissipate blood, and eliminate stagnation. It is indicated in swelling and pain in the eye, scrofula, malaria, malnutrition, nebula, glaucoma, and night blindness.
Measurements
23cm height x 18cm wide x 18cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1246
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1246
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "fried" "?" "teeth".
Measurements
23cm height x 18cm wide x 18cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1247
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1247
Description
Rectangular metal container with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "water" "pine" "hair". Possible translation is for "Glyptostrobus pensilis" or "Pine Leaf". Glyptostrobus pensilis, also known as Chinese swamp cypress, or possibly pine leaves. They are bitter and warm, and enter the heart and spleen meridians. It can dispel wind and dry dampness, kill parasites and relieve itching, activate blood and induce tranquilization. It is indicated in traumatic injury, eczema, rubella, tinea, barbiers, rheumatic arthritis, chronic nephritis, neurasthenia, and hypertension.
Measurements
23cm height x 15cm wide x 14cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1257
Description
Rectangular metal container. Orange paper label has two handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1257
Description
Rectangular metal container. Orange paper label has two handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 2 Chinese characters but first character is damaged. Second character literally translates to "beans".
Measurements
23cm height x 15cm wide x 11cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1259
Description
Rectangular metal container with small D shaped handle welded on side of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1259
Description
Rectangular metal container with small D shaped handle welded on side of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 characters that are literally translated to "flower" "charcoal". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Charcoal of Sophora japonica L.". Alum flower is the dried flower and bud of the Sophora japonica L. plant. They are collected in the summer when the flower booms and buds are formed. To produce charcoal, the flowers are dried and fried until the surface is brown. It is used to treat blood in stool, bloody diahhrea, blood statis, bleeding from sensory organs, uterine bleeding, hematemesis, liver heat causing red eyes, headache and dizziness.
Measurements
24cm height x 15cm width x 10cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1260
Description
Rectangular metal container with small D shaped handle welded on side of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1260
Description
Rectangular metal container with small D shaped handle welded on side of the rim. Orange paper label has three handwritten Chinese characters.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "public or male" "brave" "root". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Mongolian Dandelion Herb root". The plant is dug up between summer and autumn. It enters the stomach and lung meridians. It clears heat from the liver, stomach, and lung, and removes toxicity and dampness. It is indicated in 1) Sores and abscess due to heat-toxicity, 2) Swollen and sore throat, swelling and pain of gum, red, painful and swelling eyes; 3) All syndromes of damp-heat.
Measurements
23cm height x 15cm wide x 11cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.65
Description
Brown glass bottle with narrow neck; cork lid; orange paper label with 3 chinese characters. Artifact is fifth from left in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.65
Description
Brown glass bottle with narrow neck; cork lid; orange paper label with 3 chinese characters. Artifact is fifth from left in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to "medicine".
Measurements
11cm height x 5cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.66
Description
Clear glass bottle; glass stopper has flower-like pattern on top; orange paper label has 3 hand written chinese characters; white powder contents inside. Artifact is sixth item from the left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.66
Description
Clear glass bottle; glass stopper has flower-like pattern on top; orange paper label has 3 hand written chinese characters; white powder contents inside. Artifact is sixth item from the left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to "sweet" "rock" "pellet". When adjusted for comprehension, product is calamine pills. Calamine is a medication used to treat mild itchiness. This includes irritation from sunburn, insect bite, poison oak, or other mild skin conditions. It may also help dry out skin irritation. It can be found mainly in Guangxi, Hunan and Sichuan provinces of China. Actions: Remove toxicity and improve vision and remove nebula, astringe dampness and relieve itching and heal wounds. Indications: Blood-shot eyes, vision-disturbed ophthalmopathy, eyelid itching due to dampness with discharge; Unhealing of ulcer, eczema
Measurements
14cm height x 6cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.72
Description
Bottle, clear, square with metal screw on lid. Paper label with three characters written in Chinese. Small pills inside. Item is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.72
Description
Bottle, clear, square with metal screw on lid. Paper label with three characters written in Chinese. Small pills inside. Item is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters that are literally translated to "hit, strike" and "red" and "pill". Possible translation could be for a folk illness which states that if a woman has intercourse during menstruation, it would lead to infection for both the man and the woman. In Chinese medicine, it is believed that this can lead to discharge, amenorrhea, infertility.
Measurements
8cm in height x 6cm in width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.307
Description
Bowl; small; for sauces. Purple and green flower design on the outside. Artifact is fourth from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.307
Description
Bowl; small; for sauces. Purple and green flower design on the outside. Artifact is fourth from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Serving Vessels
Measurements
2cm height x 5cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.193
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.193
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters can be translated to: ten thousand/ spring/ garden/ a name of medicine manufacturer/ turtle or tortoise/ plank or board/ turtle plate/ glue, rubber or plastic.
Measurements
8cm height x 13cm width x 9cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.194
Description
Rectangular metal box with pull-off lid; red background with gold circle pattern all over. Paper label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.194
Description
Rectangular metal box with pull-off lid; red background with gold circle pattern all over. Paper label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label can be translated to: collect/ is a last name "Law"/ beautiful/ spring or fountain/ a name of medicine manufacturer/ universal/ save or rescue/ means pills or pellets.
Measurements
8cm height x 13cm width x 9cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.197
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Item is first from left in photograph
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.197
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Item is first from left in photograph
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
8cm height x 13cm width x 9cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.198
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is second from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.198
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is second from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label can be translated to: assist/ longevity/ hall/ a name of medicine manufacturer/ red/ skin hair/ ointment.
Measurements
8cm height x 13cm width x 9cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.214
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is first from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.214
Description
Tin box, red background with gold circle pattern all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is first from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
First line of label means "money" "tree" "field". It is the name of the medicine manufacturer; Second line translates to "if" "meaning or wish". Put together they mean "wishful". Third character means "ointment / cream". When adjusted for comprehension, it means Qian Shuntin - Wishful Cream. Wishful Cream is used to treat hemorrhoids and other anal pain, skin diseases such as itchy skin rashes, bruises, bruises, cuts, sores, chilblains, mosquitoes, insect bites as well as ulcers and eczema, muscle injury stasis, mild water and fire burns. Mr. Qian Shuntin was the founder of Guangzhou Jing Xiu Tang (Pharmaceutical) Co., Ltd., one of the major Chinese patent drug manufacturers. Founded in 1790, for more than two hundred years, Jing XiuTang abide by the founder of Mr. Qian Shuntin advocated "dedication to repair, widening the best medicine," the traditional business objectives , elaborate production of various types of proprietary Chinese medicines , chemical drugs, health supplements up to more than 140 varieties.
Measurements
8cm height x 13cm width x 9cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.218
Description
Tin box, unpainted, yellow background with gold birds and curlicue design all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is second from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.218
Description
Tin box, unpainted, yellow background with gold birds and curlicue design all over. Label has 2 lines with 3 Chinese characters each. Item is second from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters can be translated to: spread out, develop and evolve/ benefit, or benevolence/ hall/ a name of medicine manufacturer/ remove/ wind/ ointment.
Measurements
8cm height x 13cm width x 9cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.234
Description
Upright, rectangular metal box with lid; orange label has 3 Chinese characters, with lid. Artifact is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.234
Description
Upright, rectangular metal box with lid; orange label has 3 Chinese characters, with lid. Artifact is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translates to "urgent", "temper", "person who is very impatient". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is Impatients balsamica, semen-Balsam seed, which is used for liver and lung mainly to promote blood circulation.
Measurements
20cm height x 11cm width; unable to determine depth.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.235
Description
Upright rectangular metal tin box and lid. Artifact is first from the left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.235
Description
Upright rectangular metal tin box and lid. Artifact is first from the left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
20cm height x 10cm width x 3cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.549
Description
Box, green outside, pink inside; with lid, blue mottled design [part of the lid has become detached, but it is not numbered]
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.549
Description
Box, green outside, pink inside; with lid, blue mottled design [part of the lid has become detached, but it is not numbered]
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Container
Marks/Labels
White label with red lettering. English translation adjusted to Guangdong, Citrus reticulata Blanco. Guangdong (a province), is Huazhou (a city), Deshengtang (name of a shop), selected, correct or positive, typical, treasure, mountain, orange, red; medicine. This pill is made of many unidentified components. "White turbidity," refers to whitish and cloudy urine. "White turbidity" is a symptom of tiredness, deficiency in kidney qi, and alcohol abuse leading to spleen and stomach disorders. The pill is used to improved the kidneys and nourish the blood, as well as to treat back pain, weakness in the knees, the frequent need to urindate, rheumatism, bone pain, and neurasthenia.
Measurements
25 cm in height x 3 cm in width
Country Made
China
Province Made
Guangdong
Site/City Made
Huazhou
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.630
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper. [NOTE two boxes have this number]
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.630
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper. [NOTE two boxes have this number]
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.631
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.631
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.632
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.632
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.633
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.633
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.634
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.634
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.635
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.635
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.636
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.636
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.637
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.637
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.638
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.638
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.639
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.639
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectangular. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains unidentified medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.640
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.640
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.641
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.641
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.642
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.642
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Measurements
1cm height x 5cm length x 2cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.643
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.643
Description
Box, made of paper. Small and rectanglar. Black in color with a patterned border around it. Has colorful fabric attached to lid. Contains medicine wrapped in red paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Marks/Labels
There is no writing or information on the box that would identify the contents.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1178
Description
Long, rectangular, meta; box with lid. Inside contains a piece of brown packing paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1178
Description
Long, rectangular, meta; box with lid. Inside contains a piece of brown packing paper.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
6cm height x 30cm width x 6cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.157.35
Description
Clear glass alcohol burner or spirit lamp, with glass lid/snuffer and wick. Lid has some brown burn discolouration. No contents. Label on bottom "W. BOOTE / & SONS LTD. / E 06283".
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.157.35
Description
Clear glass alcohol burner or spirit lamp, with glass lid/snuffer and wick. Lid has some brown burn discolouration. No contents. Label on bottom "W. BOOTE / & SONS LTD. / E 06283".
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label on bottom of burner reads: "W. BOOTE / & SONS LTD. / E 06283"
Measurements
Approx. H: 10 cm (with lid) x W: 9 cm ( widest part of burner)
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.1331.1
Description
Clear glass alcohol burner or spirit lamp, with glass lid/snuffer and wick. Metal wick support has some green discolouration. No contents.
  2 Images  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.1331.1
Description
Clear glass alcohol burner or spirit lamp, with glass lid/snuffer and wick. Metal wick support has some green discolouration. No contents.
Reference
https://www.mccrone.com/mm/how-to-makemodify-and-use-an-alcohol-lamp/
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
No label or visible markings
Measurements
approx: Dia.: 2.5 cm x H: 7 cm
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.258
Description
Round tin can with lid. Three Chinese characters written directly on the can. Artifact is second from the left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.258
Description
Round tin can with lid. Three Chinese characters written directly on the can. Artifact is second from the left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to "three", "immortal" "pill". When adjusted for English translation, it means "Three Immortal Pills". Product used to treat infants for symptoms of depressed temper, fever, inability to open eyes, dizziness, and lack of energy in limbs that can occur when food fills/blocks stomach and intestines. It is also prescribed for the stagnation of Qi.
Measurements
7cm height x 6cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.272
Description
Round tin can; lid embossed with "Made In England by Lambert & Butler Co." Artifact is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.272
Description
Round tin can; lid embossed with "Made In England by Lambert & Butler Co." Artifact is third from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
10cm height x 7cm width
Country Made
England
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.276
Description
Round metal can with lid; faint Chinese characters handwritten on can. Artifact is fourth from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.276
Description
Round metal can with lid; faint Chinese characters handwritten on can. Artifact is fourth from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on label, which literally translate to "yellow", "Tang dynasty".
Measurements
10cm height x 11cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1185
Description
Round metal canister with lid; hand written paper label with 3 Chinese characters written on it; paper label covers the original canister design: "Van Loo Cigars". Object is first on left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1185
Description
Round metal canister with lid; hand written paper label with 3 Chinese characters written on it; paper label covers the original canister design: "Van Loo Cigars". Object is first on left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "calcine" "a surname or dazed" "rock". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Chlorite Schist/Mica Rock". This mineral is purified by heat for medicinal use and has a salty, neutral taste. It is used for lung and liver meridians. It eliminates phlegm and directs qi downward to pacify the liver and relieve convulsions. It is also used to treat dyspnea and cough due to stubborn phlegm, convulsions due to phlegm-heat, epilepsy, and mania.
Measurements
13cm height x 15cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1187
Description
Tin; "Van Loo Cigars"; with lid
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1187
Description
Tin; "Van Loo Cigars"; with lid
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "green" "mutually" "son/child". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is: "Semen Celosiae/feather cockscomb". These seeds have a bitter, slightly cold taste. They are used for liver meridian, to clear heat, and improve vision. The seeds can be used to treat blood-shot eyes and eye pain due to excess liver heat, as well as to treat dryness and dim vision due to liver deficiency.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1189
Description
Round metal canister with lid; hand written paper label with 2 Chinese characters written on it; paper label covers the original canister design: "Van Loo Cigars" Object is second from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1189
Description
Round metal canister with lid; hand written paper label with 2 Chinese characters written on it; paper label covers the original canister design: "Van Loo Cigars" Object is second from left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 2 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "ocher" "rock". When adjusted for English omprehension, product is "Haematitum/red ocher". This mineral has a light, bitter taste and smell. It is used for liver and heart meridians. It pacifies the liver and subdues yang, activates qi and lowers the adverse flow of qi, removes pathogenic heat from blood and, stops bleeding. It can be used to treat vomiting, hiccup, eructation, dyspnea, and reckless movement of blood.
Measurements
13cm height x 15cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.182
Description
Container, wood, brown, circular shape with push-pull lid. Orange paper label adhered to side.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.182
Description
Container, wood, brown, circular shape with push-pull lid. Orange paper label adhered to side.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label contains 4 Chinese characters that are literally translated to "red" "mandarin orange" "continent" "flower". No other translation.
Measurements
12cm height x 25cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail

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