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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.281
Description
Circular metal canister with push-pull lid. Orange paper rectangular label on front with two black Chinese characters. Canister 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.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.281
Description
Circular metal canister with push-pull lid. Orange paper rectangular label on front with two black Chinese characters. Canister 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
Orange rectangular paper label with two Chinese characters in black that literally translate to "thunder" and "pill". When adjusted for English comprehension product is "Omphalia lapidescens Schroet". Omphalia lapidescens Schroet is a traditional medicine made from dried sclerotia of the white mushroom fungus Omphalia lapidescens Schroet. It is used to treat tumors, hookworm disease, ascariasis, taeniasis, abdominal pain from intestinal parasites, and malnutrition of children.
Measurements
13 cm height x 12 cm width
Subjects
Tools and Equipment for Science and Technology
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.282
Description
Can, 'gold' tin, round; wrapped in brown paper that is tattered around the top. Has an orange irregularly shaped label featuring five Cinese characters. Water damage. Artifact is furthest to the 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
HV975.5.282
Description
Can, 'gold' tin, round; wrapped in brown paper that is tattered around the top. Has an orange irregularly shaped label featuring five Cinese characters. Water damage. Artifact is furthest to the 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
The word for word translation of the Chinese characters is as follows: eliminate, swelling, stop, pain, paste/cream. It has been adjusted for English comprehension to "Cream for reducing swelling and pain". This cream has anti-toxic effects, and it used to reduce swelling, pain, and itchiness, promote blood circulation and reduce stasis.
Measurements
11 cm height x 10 cm width
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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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.283
Description
Metal tin canister with lid fitting over top; partially missing gold-coloured label on side of canister has two black Chinese characters placed vertically. 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.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.283
Description
Metal tin canister with lid fitting over top; partially missing gold-coloured label on side of canister has two black Chinese characters placed vertically. 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
Label contains 2 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "reed"; "cloudy". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "aloe." Aloe is the concentrated juice of Aloe barbadensis Miller or A. ferox Miller. It is used to relax bowels and treat constipation due to heat accumulation. It is also used to clear excess fire in the liver which manifests itself as constipation, yellow urine, dizziness/headache, and irritability. It can also treat children's malnutrition by expelling ascarid.
Measurements
11.5 cm height x 9 cm diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.284
Description
Round based tin can with metal lid and black painted on text label. Can has rusted. Object 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.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.284
Description
Round based tin can with metal lid and black painted on text label. Can has rusted. Object 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
Marks/Labels
Label contains 3 Chinese characters.
Measurements
13 cm height x 4 cm width x 4 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.285
Description
Round based metal canister with lid and hand-written paper label on side with Chinese characters. Top of lid has label for: "Chase & Sanborn Brand" coffee. Artifact is third on 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
HV975.5.285
Description
Round based metal canister with lid and hand-written paper label on side with Chinese characters. Top of lid has label for: "Chase & Sanborn Brand" coffee. Artifact is third 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 2 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "gallbaldder" and "son/child".
Measurements
12 cm height x 9 cm width x 9 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.287
Description
Round Brown metal canister with lid. Oval orange label with back Chinese characters. Some slight damage bottom front. Canister is third 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
HV975.5.287
Description
Round Brown metal canister with lid. Oval orange label with back Chinese characters. Some slight damage bottom front. Canister is third 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
Orange oval label with black Chinese characters. some discolouring middle to bottom and two small tears on right side of label.
Measurements
11 cm height x 9 cm width
Subjects
Tools and Equipment for Science and Technology
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.288
Description
Round brown can with lid. Rectangular beige label with black Chinese characters. The can 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.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.288
Description
Round brown can with lid. Rectangular beige label with black Chinese characters. The can 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
Rectangular beige label with black Chinese characters. Chinese characters written on left side of the label on the tin. "Chase & Sanborn brand" coffee on the lid. Chinese characters literally translate to: means soap; "corner"; "humane / kernel". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is Ginkgo nuts. Chinese name is saponin kernel. It is the fruit of the pods. Is a high-energy, high-carbohydrate, low-protein, low-fat foods. It is good for heart, pulse, Liver, eyesight, spleen and kidney, stop cough and asthma, expectorant resuscitation, use as laxative, beauty: rich in natural plant collagen which can replenish the nutrients needed by various layers of the skin to delay aging, diuretic that promotes diuresis, refreshing & replenishing qi, and other effects.
Measurements
12 cm height x 11cm width
Subjects
Tools and Equipment for Science and Technology
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.289
Description
Round based metal canister with lid and hand-written paper label on side with Chinese characters. Top of lid has label for: "Chase & Sanborn Brand" coffee. Artifact is fourth on 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
HV975.5.289
Description
Round based metal canister with lid and hand-written paper label on side with Chinese characters. Top of lid has label for: "Chase & Sanborn Brand" coffee. Artifact is fourth 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 2 Chinese characters that are literally translated to : "slippery" and "rock". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is Pulvistalci, Talc or talcum powder. Product belongs to the category of silicate mineral found in Shandong, Jiangxi and Shanxi provinces, etc. of China.
Measurements
10 cm height x 9 cm width x 9 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.290
Description
Dark green metal tin canister 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.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.290
Description
Dark green metal tin canister 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
Measurements
13 cm height x 9 cm diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.291
Description
Can, tin, round, yellow and red designed "Chase & Sanborn brand" brand on lid; with push lid. Chinese characters on paper label on side.
Object History
Contents of Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.291
Description
Can, tin, round, yellow and red designed "Chase & Sanborn brand" brand on lid; with push lid. Chinese characters on paper label on side.
Object History
Contents of Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Container
Marks/Labels
yellow and red manufactured label on lid "Chase and Sanborn's Seal Brand" written in green.
Measurements
9 cm in diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.292
Description
Dark green metal tin canister with lid. Chinese characters appear vertically on label with faded yellow background rimmed with red on front of canister. 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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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.292
Description
Dark green metal tin canister with lid. Chinese characters appear vertically on label with faded yellow background rimmed with red on front of canister. 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
Measurements
12 cm height x 7 cm diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.293
Description
Dark green metal tin canister with lid. On the front, there is a faded yellow octagonal label rimmed in red, with 2 Chinese characters placed vertically. Artifact 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.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.293
Description
Dark green metal tin canister with lid. On the front, there is a faded yellow octagonal label rimmed in red, with 2 Chinese characters placed vertically. Artifact 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 2 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "white" and "ordinary." When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "turmeric powder." Turmeric powder is used to prevent blood cancer, and it soothes periodontal disease and toothache.
Measurements
13 cm height x 9 cm diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.301
Description
Round, white bowl with Chinese characters and patterns printed all around using orange and green colours. Orange paper label attached with Chinese characters. Artifact is third from the left in photograph. Lid not included in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company", Victoria, B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.301
Description
Round, white bowl with Chinese characters and patterns printed all around using orange and green colours. Orange paper label attached with Chinese characters. Artifact is third from the left in photograph. Lid not included in photograph.
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 - - Labware
Marks/Labels
Chinese characters on orange coloured label that literally translate to: "peach" and "dry seed". When adjusted for English comprehension, item is Peach seeds or Peach Kernel/ Prunus persica (L.) Batsch. This medicine is produced from Prunus davidiana (otherwise known as Amygdalus davidiana or Chinese wild peach) and can be found almost everywhere in China. First the pulp of the fruit is removed, followed by the shell of the seeds. The seeds are then removed and dried. In traditional Chinese medicine, it is used to activate blood and resolve stasis, moisten intestine and relax bowel, stop cough and relieve dyspnea. Symptoms include syndrome of blood stasis; lung abscess and intestine abscess; constipation due to dry intestine; cough and dyspnea.
Measurements
8cm height x 8cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.302
Description
White ceramic bowl with Chinese pattern with Chinese characters in orange and green colours around sides. Orange paper label attached with Chinese characters. Large cracks and area of loss . Artifact is fourth from the left in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company", Victoria, B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.302
Description
White ceramic bowl with Chinese pattern with Chinese characters in orange and green colours around sides. Orange paper label attached with Chinese characters. Large cracks and area of loss . Artifact is fourth from the left in photograph.
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 - - Labware
Marks/Labels
Label in orange tag with Chinese characters which literally translate to: "jade" and "beans". When adjusted for English comprehension, item is Nutmeg. In traditional Chinese medicine, nutmeg is used to astringe intestines to check diarrhea, warm the middle and promote flow of qi. Often prescribed for patients suffering from chronic diarrhea and dysentery; distending pain in stomach due to cold, vomiting and anorexia.
Measurements
7 cm height x 7 cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.303
Description
White ceramic bowl with lid, chip on handle. Orange irregularly shaped paper label. Orange and teal characters/ ornamentation. This artifact is furthest to the right 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
HV975.5.303
Description
White ceramic bowl with lid, chip on handle. Orange irregularly shaped paper label. Orange and teal characters/ ornamentation. This artifact is furthest to the right 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 are directly translated as follows; Beijing, persimmon, carbon.
Measurements
8cm height x 8 cm width
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.305
Description
Deep, white bowl in orange and dark green Chinese pattern design all around. Chinese characters on white label with red border on front and Chinese characters on orange border on back. Artifact is first from the left in photograph. Lid not included in photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company", Victoria, B.C.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.305
Description
Deep, white bowl in orange and dark green Chinese pattern design all around. Chinese characters on white label with red border on front and Chinese characters on orange border on back. Artifact is first from the left in photograph. Lid not included in photograph.
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 - - Labware
Marks/Labels
Labels in white with red border and orange were attached to front and back. Chinese characters on one side literally translate to: "car" and "front", which when adjusted for English comprehension is Plantago Herb. Plantago Herb is used to induce diuresis to relieve stranguria, drain dampness to check diarrhea, clear liver-fire to improve vision and clear lung heat and resolve phlegm. Symptoms include stranguria and edema; Diarrhea; Blood-shot eye with swelling and pain, dim vision; Cough due to phlegm-heat Chinese characters on reserve side literally translate to: "winter melon" and "dry seed", which when adjusted for English comprehension is Winter Melon Seeds or Waxgourd Seed. Winter melon seeds nourish lung and resolve phlegm, cure abscess and promote diuresis. Sympstoms include: Cough due to phlegm heat, edema, stranguria, dermatophytosis, haemorrhoids, appendicitis, pulmonary abscess.
Measurements
7cm height x 8 cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
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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Repository
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
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.308
Description
Small bowl; for sauces. Green and pink floral design. 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.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.308
Description
Small bowl; for sauces. Green and pink floral design. 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
Food Service T&E - - Food Service Accessories
Measurements
2cm height x 4cm width
Subjects
Food Service Tools and Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.310
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the 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
HV975.5.310
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the left in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.311
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the 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
HV975.5.311
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the left in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.312
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the right 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
HV975.5.312
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the right in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.313
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the right 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
HV975.5.313
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the right in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.314
Description
White China teapot with lit. Teapot has orange handle and spout. Illustration and floral design decorates lid and pot. Artifact is fifth 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
HV975.5.314
Description
White China teapot with lit. Teapot has orange handle and spout. Illustration and floral design decorates lid and pot. Artifact is fifth 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
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.316
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the left in the 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
HV975.5.316
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the left in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.317
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the 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
HV975.5.317
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the left in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.318
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the right in the 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
HV975.5.318
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the second from the right in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.319
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the right in the 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
HV975.5.319
Description
White spoon; glazed ceramic. Artifact is the furthest to the right in the photograph.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co.", Victoria B.C.
Category
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Measurements
13 cm length x 3 cm height
Subjects
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.321
Description
Ceramic orange bowl with green, yellow, and blue floral design; orange label contains horizontal black Chinese characters and vertical faint characters in pencil; inside of bowl is white. Artifact is on far 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
HV975.5.321
Description
Ceramic orange bowl with green, yellow, and blue floral design; orange label contains horizontal black Chinese characters and vertical faint characters in pencil; inside of bowl is white. Artifact is on far 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 Chinese characters that are literally translated to: "mother, female, origin, nut, venter"; "man, membor of a family, fourth"; "incense, appetizing, fragrant". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "clove fruit." Dried fruit in oval shape. The length is about 2-3cm. The surface is in dark brown. The taste is a little bit spicy. It’s a good treatment for heartburn, vomiting, bad breath and pediatric hernia.
Measurements
7 cm height x 8 cm diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.322
Description
Light green bowl with Chinese characters and design pattern around lip edge and around body in red and darker green. Some chip on upper lip edge. Contains light brown material. Item is second from left in photo.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company," Victoria, B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.322
Description
Light green bowl with Chinese characters and design pattern around lip edge and around body in red and darker green. Some chip on upper lip edge. Contains light brown material. Item is second from left in photo.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company," Victoria, B.C.
Measurements
6 cm height x 6 cm width
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.325
Description
White, glazed, ceramic plate with raised edges and floral-leaf design on it. Some visible nicks on edges and wear and tear on top of plate. Item is first from left in photo.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company," Victoria, B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.325
Description
White, glazed, ceramic plate with raised edges and floral-leaf design on it. Some visible nicks on edges and wear and tear on top of plate. Item is first from left in photo.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company," Victoria, B.C.
Measurements
2 cm height x 18 cm width x 18 cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.326
Description
White china bowl with red rim on top and bottom of outside; blue, green, and gold characters painted on outside of bowl between red rims. 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
HV975.5.326
Description
White china bowl with red rim on top and bottom of outside; blue, green, and gold characters painted on outside of bowl between red rims. 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
6 cm height x 8 cm diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.327
Description
Orange porcelain bowl with dragon on outside; white inside; small chip on rim. 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
HV975.5.327
Description
Orange porcelain bowl with dragon on outside; white inside; small chip on rim. 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
6 cm height x 10 cm diameter
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.328
Description
Bowl, ceramic, white, with picture of trees and people; chip out of base. Black Chinese characters on bowl. Bowl is third 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
HV975.5.328
Description
Bowl, ceramic, white, with picture of trees and people; chip out of base. Black Chinese characters on bowl. Bowl is third 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
04.Tools & Equipment for Materials
Classification
Food Service T&E - - Eating & Drinking Utensils
Marks/Labels
Black Chinese characters with a round red seal. Characters translate to state that the bowl is made by Lian Xi in Jiang Xi.
Measurements
5 cm height x 11 cm width 7 cm width at the bottom
Subjects
Tools and Equipment For Materials
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.329
Description
White china tea cup with orange and green design. Artifact is first on 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
HV975.5.329
Description
White china tea cup with orange and green design. Artifact is first on 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
4 cm height x 3 cm width x 3 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.331
Description
White china tea cup with orange and green design. Artifact is second on 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
HV975.5.331
Description
White china tea cup with orange and green design. Artifact is second on 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
4 cm height x 3 cm width x 3 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.332
Description
Plate, ceramic, blue with pink and orange flowers. Artifact is first 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.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.332
Description
Plate, ceramic, blue with pink and orange flowers. Artifact is first 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
Food Service T&E - - Serving Vessels
Measurements
1cm height x 14cm 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
HV975.5.333
Description
Light grey ceramic dish or saucer; shallow with colourful floral design. Pictured with contents. Object 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
HV975.5.333
Description
Light grey ceramic dish or saucer; shallow with colourful floral design. Pictured with contents. Object 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
Measurements
3 cm height x 5 cm width x 5 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.334
Description
White, gold and and green ceramic plate with illustrations. Artifact is third on 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
HV975.5.334
Description
White, gold and and green ceramic plate with illustrations. Artifact is third on 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
8 cm width x 8 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.335
Description
White ceramic plate with floral patterns. Artifact is first on 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
HV975.5.335
Description
White ceramic plate with floral patterns. Artifact is first on 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
10 cm width x 10 cm length
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.402
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. Second from right in photograp…
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
HV975.5.402
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. Second from 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
Orange rectangular label that is cluttered with an abundance of printed Chinese characters of various sizes. Of these the largest and most prominent chracters are translated as the following; hygiene; medicine; wine; tincture (medical alcohol / wine). The rest of the font consists of reasons for taking this wine, method used to make the wine, effects of the wine and statements that emphasize the products authenticity. The term "WeiSheng" suggests notions of hygiene or sanitation but can also be translated approximately to "health-preserving" or "life protecting" when traced back to ancient Chinese texts. The characters also indicate that the artifact was manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, "ZiBaoTang" in Guangzhou Xiguan. The golden label is in English alphabet. The largest of the words is "HEALTHERBO".
Measurements
30 cm height x 9cm width
Maker
ZiBao Tang
Country Made
China
Province Made
Guangdong
Site/City Made
Guangzhou Xiguan
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.405
Description
Green tinted bottle with a tapering neck; red label with silver characters; label with company logo on the neck; yellow seal with green characters at the mouth which is covered with a silver-coloured seal. 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.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.405
Description
Green tinted bottle with a tapering neck; red label with silver characters; label with company logo on the neck; yellow seal with green characters at the mouth which is covered with a silver-coloured seal. 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
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Container
Marks/Labels
Red label with silver characters which literally translate to "dog with short shinbone," "palm of hand," "wine" and "tincture". 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 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 the article.
Measurements
23 cm in height x 6 cm in width (diameter)
Maker
ZiBao Tang
Country Made
China
Site/City Made
Guangzhou Xiguan
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.406
Description
Green glass bottle with metal cap. Beige paper label around top near cap, at the neck, and on the front of bottle. Bottle is first from the left in the 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
HV975.5.406
Description
Green glass bottle with metal cap. Beige paper label around top near cap, at the neck, and on the front of bottle. Bottle is first from the 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 labels literally translate to: "hundred years", "medicine", and "wine/liquor". When adjusted for English comprehension product is Zibao Tong Chinese herbal medicines Co - Hundred year old wine". This product was made from collection of many ancient essences. Records indicate that a person who drinks this wine generally lives over hundred years. It has the function of replenishing qi and invigorating qi, and can treat diseases such as deficiency of qi, lack of appetite, spontaneous perspiration sweating, hemiplegia and other long-lasting diseases, warm spleen and stomach, nourishing heart, liver and kidney.
Measurements
22 cm height x 5 cm width
Subjects
Tools and Equipment for Science and Technology
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.407
Description
Green glass bottle with metal cap. Beige paper label around top near cap, at the neck, and on the front of bottle. Some damage at the top left corner. Bottle 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
HV975.5.407
Description
Green glass bottle with metal cap. Beige paper label around top near cap, at the neck, and on the front of bottle. Some damage at the top left corner. Bottle 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 labels literally translate to: "hundred years", "medicine", and "wine/liquor". When adjusted for English comprehension product is Zibao Tong Chinese herbal medicines Co - Hundred year old wine". This product was made from collection of many ancient essences. Records indicate that a person who drinks this wine generally lives over hundred years. It has the function of replenishing qi and invigorating qi, and can treat diseases such as deficiency of qi, lack of appetite, spontaneous perspiration sweating, hemiplegia and other long-lasting diseases, warm spleen and stomach, nourishing heart, liver and kidney.
Measurements
22 cm height x 5 cm width
Subjects
Tools and Equipment for Science and Technology
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.410
Description
Green bottle with red label with Chinese characters on body. Yellow label with Chinese characters on upper neck of bottle. Yellow round label on middle of bottle. Bottle is third from left in photo.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company", Victoria, B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.410
Description
Green bottle with red label with Chinese characters on body. Yellow label with Chinese characters on upper neck of bottle. Yellow round label on middle of bottle. Bottle is third from left in photo.
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
Food Service T&E - - Drinking Vessels
Marks/Labels
The label description includes the reasons for taking this wine, ingredients of the wine, method used to make the wine, effects of the wine and words of emphasizing it is authentic but not fake. A translation: Manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, ZiBaoTang [Chinese characters], in Guangzhou Xiquan Medicinal wine made of tiger's bone (For dispelling the "wind")
Measurements
23 cm height x 4 cm width
Maker
ZiBao Tang
Country Made
China
Province Made
Guangzhou Xiguan
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.411
Description
Green bottle with red label with faded Chinese characters on body. Yellow label with Chinese characters on upper neck of bottle. Yellow label on middle of bottle with three stars. Bottle is farthest from left in photo.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company," Victoria, B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.411
Description
Green bottle with red label with faded Chinese characters on body. Yellow label with Chinese characters on upper neck of bottle. Yellow label on middle of bottle with three stars. Bottle is farthest from left in photo.
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
Food Service T&E - - Drinking Vessels
Marks/Labels
The label description includes the reasons for taking this wine, ingredients of the wine, method used to make the wine, effects of the wine and words of emphasizing it is authentic but not fake. A translation: Manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, ZiBaoTang [Chinese characters], in Guangzhou Xiguan Medicinal wine made of tiger's bone (For dispelling the "wind")
Measurements
23 cm height x 4 cm width
Maker
ZiBao Tang
Country Made
China
Province Made
Guangzhou Xiguan
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.412
Description
Green bottle with red label with Chinese characters on body. Yellow label with Chinese characters on upper neck of bottle. Yellow label with three stars on middle of bottle. Bottle is furthest from left in photo.
Object History
This item originates from the Chinese Herbalist Store "Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company", Victoria, B.C.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.412
Description
Green bottle with red label with Chinese characters on body. Yellow label with Chinese characters on upper neck of bottle. Yellow label with three stars on middle of bottle. Bottle is furthest from left in photo.
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
Food Service T&E - - Drinking Vessels
Marks/Labels
The label description includes the reasons for taking this wine, ingredients of the wine, method used to make the wine, effects of the wine and words of emphasizing it is authentic but not fake. A translation: Manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, ZiBaoTang [Chinese characters], in Guangzhou Xiquan Medicinal wine made of tiger's bone (For dispelling the "wind")
Measurements
23 cm height x 4 cm width
Maker
ZiBao Tang
Country Made
China
Province Made
Guangzhou Xiguan
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Co
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.5.413
Description
Green glass bottle with two labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Two commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one round gold with English characters in black on bottle shoulder. Artifact is first from left in the 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
HV975.5.413
Description
Green glass bottle with two labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Two commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one round gold with English characters in black on bottle shoulder. Artifact is first 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
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Container
Marks/Labels
Label literally translates to: "three"; "whip"; "medicine"; "wine"; "tincture (medical alcohol / wine)". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Three Whip Wine". It is used as a liver and kidney tonic, for waist and knee pain, ankle weakness, impotence, premature ejaculation embolism. It is a moderate drinking spirit, full of energy. Chinese characters on label which translate to "Manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, ZiBaoTang in Guangzhou Xiguan -- Medicinal wine made of three animal penes (For invigorating the "yang")". English on label reads "HEALTHERBO THE PROPRIETARY OR PATENT MEDICINE ACT N [illegible] a purely herb tonic".
Measurements
24 cm height x 7 cm diameter
Country Made
China
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.414
Description
Green glass bottle with three labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Three commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one crescent-shaped white with three gold stars and gold border on bottle shoulder (right side stained with ink);…
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
HV975.5.414
Description
Green glass bottle with three labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Three commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one crescent-shaped white with three gold stars and gold border on bottle shoulder (right side stained with ink); one white with Chinese characters in green wrapped around top of neck. 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
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Container
Marks/Labels
Label literally translates to: "three"; "whip"; "medicine"; "wine"; "tincture (medical alcohol / wine)". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Three Whip Wine". It is used as a liver and kidney tonic, for waist and knee pain, ankle weakness, impotence, premature ejaculation embolism. It is a moderate drinking spirit, full of energy. "Manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, ZiBaoTang in Guangzhou Xiguan -- Medicinal wine made of three animal penes (For invigorating the "yang")".
Measurements
24 cm height x 7 cm diameter
Country Made
China
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.415
Description
Green glass bottle with three labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Three commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one crescent-shaped white with gold border and three gold stars on bottle shoulder; one white with Chinese charac…
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
HV975.5.415
Description
Green glass bottle with three labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Three commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one crescent-shaped white with gold border and three gold stars on bottle shoulder; one white with Chinese characters in green wrapped around top of neck. Artifact is fourth from left.
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
Chinese characters translate to read "Manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, ZiBaoTang in Guangzhou Xiguan -- Medicinal wine made of three animal penes (For invigorating the "yang")". Label literally translates to: "three"; "whip"; "medicine"; "wine"; "tincture (medical alcohol / wine)". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Three Whip Wine". It is used as a liver and kidney tonic, for waist and knee pain, ankle weakness, impotence, premature ejaculation embolism. It is a moderate drinking spirit, full of energy.
Measurements
24 cm height x 7 cm diameter
Country Made
China
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
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
HV975.5.416
Description
Green glass bottle with three labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Three commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one round gold with English characters in black on bottle shoulder; one white with Chinese characters in yellow w…
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
HV975.5.416
Description
Green glass bottle with three labels and silver covered, beer-bottle style cap. Three commercially made labels: one rectangular red with Chinese characters in black on the bottle front; one round gold with English characters in black on bottle shoulder; one white with Chinese characters in yellow wrapped around top of neck. Artifact 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
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Container
Marks/Labels
Label literally translates to: "three"; "whip"; "medicine"; "wine"; "tincture (medical alcohol / wine)". When adjusted for English comprehension, product is "Three Whip Wine". It is used as a liver and kidney tonic, for waist and knee pain, ankle weakness, impotence, premature ejaculation embolism. It is a moderate drinking spirit, full of energy. "Manufactured under the supervision of an old shop, ZiBaoTang in Guangzhou Xiguan -- Medicinal wine made of three animal penes (For invigorating the "yang")". "HEALTHERBO THE PROPRIETARY OR PATENT MEDICINE ACT N [illegible] a purely herb tonic"
Measurements
24 cm height x 7 cm diameter
Country Made
China
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Persons - Chinese Canadians
Name Access
Way Sang Yuen Wat Kee & Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Victoria
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail

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