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bamboo

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24554
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1050
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1050
Description
Piece of bamboo in dark brown colour. Split on one side.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company", Victoria, B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
No labels attached to item
Measurements
18cm height x 7 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24711
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1208
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1208
Description
Tin, has Chinese characters on it
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
25cm height x 17cm width x 15cm depth
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24714
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1211
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1211
Description
Cube-shaped silver-coloured bin. Badly damaged paper label featuring Chinese characters on the front. Well used. One handle at top. One metal groove down the front.
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 bin translate to the herb "Spanish Needles" which is extensively used to treat bacterial Infections.
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24716
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1213
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1213
Description
Cube-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Badly damaged paper label featuring Chinese characters on the front. Well used. Two handles at top. Two metal grooves down the front.
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 present (indistinguishable)
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24719
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1216
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1216
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Substantial rust damage. Only one of two metal handles are remaining. Brown paper label featuring 2 hand painted 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
Word for word translation of Chinese characters is as follows: ashen or gray, method. This has been altered for English comprehension to "Atractylodes Rhizome". Known as Atractylodes Rhizome, is it is the rhizome of Atractylodes lancea (Thunb.) DC or A. chinensis (DC.) Koidz. It is harvested int he spring and autumn. It is pungent, bitter, and warm, and enters the spleen, lung, and liver meridians. It dries dampness and invigorates spleen, and dispels wind-dampness. It is indicated 1) the syndrome of damp obstruction (dispels damp-turbidity, harmonizes spleen and stomach by invigorating spleen); 2) wind-damp arthralgia.
Measurements
24 cm height x 16 cm length x 14 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24720
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1217
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1217
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Appears well used. Rusty. Brown paper label featuring 3 hand painted 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 present
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm length x 13 cm width
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24723
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1221
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1221
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Rusty, Dented on the side. Small metal handle either side. Large brown paper label featuring hand painted 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
Word for word translation of Chinese characters is as follows: [surname]; wood; sappan wood. When adjusted for English comprehension, label means "Sappan Wood". Sappan Wood comes from the trunk of Caesalpinia sappan. Tastes sweet, salty, and hot. Prescribed for heart and liver meridian and to promote circulation of blood, restore menstrual flow, and for healing, to treat Injuries, bruises, fracture, stasis pain, blood stasis, sore, infections, etc.
Measurements
24 cm height x 16 cm length x 14 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24725
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1223
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1223
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Small metal handle either side. Brown paper label featuring hand painted 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
Measurements
24 cm height x 16 cm length x 14 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24728
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1226
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1226
Description
Rectangular-shaped, silver-coloured bin. Rusty, Dented on the side. Small metal handle either side. Brown paper label featuring hand painted 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 translated word for word: born/raw; rock; to decide. This has been altered for English comprehension to mean: "Raw abalone shell" or "Concha Haliotidis". Product is variously coloured abalone. The Haliotis diversicolor, H. discus, H. ovina are from coast of Guangdong, FUjian and Hainan provinces in China. Slightly salty taste. For liver meridian. Calm the liver and subpress yang, clear liver heat and improve vision. To treat headache, dizziness, epileptic seizures, osteopyrexia and fever, blood-shot eyes, vision-disturbed ophthalmopathy, blurred vision.
Measurements
24 cm height x 16 cm length x 14 cm width
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24730
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1228
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1228
Description
Metal tin box with one metal ring on top of each of two opposing sides; a small bit of a gold-coloured label remains on one 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
Measurements
22 cm height x 12 cm width x 12 cm length
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24739
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1237
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1237
Description
Rectangular metal tin with a rectangular orange paper label. 3 Chinese characters in black ink.
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
Orange coloured rectangular label with 3 black Chinese characters. The label is discoloured and torn at the left top and bottom corners. It is also torn on the bottom. Literal English translation: "[possibly] boil" and "all" and "worm or insects". Translation adjusted for English comprehension: "(Boil?) Scorpion" Uses: Boil Scorpion is the dry polypides of Buthus martensii Karsch of Buthidae family and can be found in Henan, Shandong and Hebei provinces in China. It has a slight fish smell, salty taste and is often prescribed for liver meridian and to extinguish wind in liver and stop spasm, counteract toxic pathogen and dissipate nodulation, remove meridian obstruction and alleviate pain.
Measurements
19 cm height x 14 width x 8 cm length
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24740
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1238
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1238
Description
Rectangular metal tin. Two small handles at the front and back. Rectangular orange paper label with 2 black Chinese characters on the front.
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
Orange rectangular paper label with 2 Chinese characters in black. The label is torn at the top right corner and the bottom corner. There is a small rip near the middle. Text literally translates to English as: "slippery" and "rock". This has been adjusted for English comprehension to: "Pulvistalci, Talc or talcum or talcum powder " Uses:"Pulvistalci, Talc or talcum or talcum powder belongs to the category of silicate mineral found in Shandong, Jiangxi and Shanxi provinces, etc. of China. No fetid smell and no taste. Best quality: Nattiness [texture?], blue-whitish, smooth without impurity. Induce diuresis to treat stranguria; clear heat and summer-heat such as restlessness and thirst, scanty and dark urine, headache, diarrhea, etc.; dispel dampness to promote wound healing for external application."
Measurements
15 cm height x 14 cm width x 11 cm length
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24742
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1240
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1240
Description
Brown metal tin with orange rectangular paper label with black Chinese characters. Two small metal handles along top edges, one at the front and one at the back. Label has some discolouration. Tin has some discolouration on one 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
Orange rectangular paper label with 3 Chinese characters in black. Text literally translates to English as: "means to be born/raw" and "means horse" and "means front". This has been adjusted for English comprehension to: "Raw Semen Strychni". Uses: Raw Semen Strychni is the mature seeds of Strychnine tree, also known as Nux Vomica. The strychnine tree is a deciduous tree native to India, and southeast Asia. It taste bitter, cold, strongly toxic; is for liver and spleen meridians. Mainly to activate blood and remove meridian obstruction, alleviate pain, dissipate nodulation and resolve swelling. Treat sore throat, abscess and other inflammation and swelling, arthritis paralysis pain, bone fracture, facial palsy, myasthenia gravis.
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm width x 12 length
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24750
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1248
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1248
Description
Rectangular metal bin with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Appears to have some tarnish and rust. Orange rectangular paper label with black Chinese characters is attached lengthwise to narrower side of bin. Label is ripped on sides and corners.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company," Victoria, B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
The label contains three Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "cooked", "stone" and "fat, grease, oil, cream, paste." When adjusted for English comprehension, products is "gesso." Gesso is frequently used in construction but one type can be found in medication as an antipyretic. It helps to reduce inflammation and to lower blood sugar in traditional Chinese medicine.
Measurements
20 cm H x 14 cm W x 17 cm D
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24751
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1249
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1249
Description
Rectangular metal bin with two small D shaped handles welded on opposite sides of the rim. Appears to have some tarnish and rust. Orange rectangular paper label with black Chinese characters is attached lengthwise to narrower side of bin. Label is ripped on left side.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat kee & Company," Victoria, B.C.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
The label contains three Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "white", "pine, loose" and "incense, appetizing, fragrant." When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "galbanum." Galbanum is produced in Guangdong, Guangxi, Fujian, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, and Anhui in China. It is commonly prescribed as a treatment to relieve rheumatic pains and colds as well as a cure for hemoorrhoids, sprains, and itching.
Measurements
22 cm H x 17 cm W x 17 cm D
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24752
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1250
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1250
Description
Metal tin box with one small metal loop at top of one side; on opposide side, there is a rectangular gold-coloured label containing two black Chinese characters placed vertically.
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: "fur"; "cigarette". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "smoked sheet." Smoked sheet is found in Hunan, Hubei, and Sichuan in China. What was once a herbal remedy is now primarily used for chemical use. Is often used to kill bedbugs or for the treatment of detumescence.
Measurements
21 cm height x 13 cm width x 13 cm length
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24756
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1254
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1254
Description
Rectangular brown metal tin. Two small metal handles along top edge, one at the front the other the back. Seam down the middle of the front of the bin, making the handle off centre. Two Chinese characters written in black ink, directly on the side of the bin. Slightly banged up.
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
Two Chinese characters written in black on the side of the bin. Text literally translates to English as: "means white" and (indistinguishable). This has been adjusted for English comprehension to: "Alum". Uses: Product is possibly made from processed and refined mineral alum. The main composition is potassium aluminum sulfate. Applied externally, it is an insecticide, and can detoxify and treat dampness and itchiness. Used internally, it can stop bleeding, diarrhea, and phlegm. It is used to treat stroke, epilepsy, throat paralysis, mange, burns, mouth sores, eye infections, pus in ear, nasal polyps, painful sores, uterine bleeding, diarrhea,
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 width x 12 cm length
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24758
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1256
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1256
Description
Rectangular-metal bin. One handle along top edge. Chinese characters written directly on the bin in black ink on two sides. Metal is dented and scraped.
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 written on the front of the tin and some marks on the side. Text literally translates to English as: "honey", "south", "date (the food)", "salty" and "red". This has been adjusted for English comprehension to: "Chinese dates". Uses: Chinese dates are the ripe fruit of bush woody plant or arbor Ziziphus jujuba Mill. They are plucked in autumn when matured. When used, the product enters the spleen, stomach, and heart meridians, and can tonify qi and the spleen, nourish blood, and induce tranquilization. It is indicated in a) spleen qi deficiency syndromes, 2) restlessness and insomnia due to heart deficiency, and 3) blood deficiency syndromes.
Measurements
22 cm height x 15 cm width x 12 cm length
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24763
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1261
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1261
Description
Rectangular metal bin with with front and back metal rings on top rim. Bin has paper label with 3 Chinese characters hand-written in black ink.
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
24 cm height x 14 cm width x approx 15 cm depth
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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bin

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/link/museumartifact24764
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1262
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.1262
Description
Rectangular metal bin with front and back metal rings on top rim. Bin has 2 Chinese characters painted in black.
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: " tea"; "young" or "seed". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Camellia seed". Camellia seed is the seed of the plant Camellia. It is harvested when the fruit matures in the fall. It is widely cultivated in the Yangtze River basin and in Southern China. It enters the spleen, stomach, and large intestinal meridians. It is used to treat abdominal pain due to qi stagnation, intestinal dryness and constipation, tapeworms, hookworms, and itchiness due to mange.
Measurements
24 cm height x 14 cm width x approx 15 cm depth
Subjects
Science and Technology Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
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