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2004.030.010 embroidery Embroidered and applique man's ceremnial fabric pocket with black strap. Front is embroidery with white, yellow, orange, green, and purple threads appliqued over pick and green fabric. Embroidered section is covered with plastic film. Border is green and pink synthetic ribbon. Pocket flap replicates design on front. Back and rear lining is black cotton-polyester fabric. Lining of front interior is blue and white plaid fabric. Note attached states, "22 July 04 Man's ceremenial pocket, partially completed. It would finally have coins sewn on as well. The plastic keeps the finished embroidery clean."
2004.030.011 Bag Embroidered and applique cloth bag with ribbon strap. Front of bag is decorated with dark green applique and reverse applique over maroon background fabric. Both are decorated with orange and blue embroidery stitches. Back of bag is dark blue cloth. Note attached: "22 July 04 Bags made in Seattle for American market 1984 - 85."
2004.030.012 Haversack Embroidered and applique cloth bag with shoulder strap. Applique bag with interior zippered pocket. Front and black fabric bag has reverse applique of brown fabric over blue and lavendar fabric. Brown fabric is emroidered with pinwheel designs in pink, green, red and off-white. Border is applique of white squares set on point and applique with red and blue squares. Strap, back and inside pocket are black. "22 July 04 Bags made in Seattle for American market 1984 - 85."
2004.030.013 Haversack Bag Cross stitched bag with flap closure and strap. Front of bag is cross stitched design using white, yellow, red and green and blue threads on black coarse fabric. Edges are decoratedd with 5 red yarn pom poms. Flap is cross stitched with same design on front and includes 2 white metal ball and cord loop closures. Strap is black fabric edges with red cord. Back has red fabric applique with white cording and red yarn pom pom center.
2004.030.014 Cloth Cloth Batik Indigo wax resist batik. Attached note: "22 july 04 Batik skirt length from Laos probably Thai refugee camp - 1985 Batik on bought cotton cloth."
2004.030.015 Cloth Cloth Batik Length of cloth pritned with batik patterns. Attached note states: 22 July 2004, Photo silkscreen skirt length from Thai refugee camp, 1985. Admired for the fineness of the pattern.
2004.030.016 Cloth Cloth Batik Length of double dyed indigo batik cloth. Note: 22 July 2004, Batik skirt length from Laos, artist maker unknown - too bad as this has been double dyed to produce the lighter blue lines and then the darker design. Very difficult to do.
2004.030.017 Apron Apron Batik applique, pieced and cross stitched apron. Skirt panel is indigo dyed batik of maroon, green, whgite and balck applique and pieced wiht 2 red yarn pom poms. Chest panel is cross stitched with maron green, white and black piecing applique with red yarn pom poms in zig zag shape. Straps and lining are black cotton fabric.
2004.030.018 Apron Long and thin apron with large sashes. Body of apron approx. 3ft tall and 10in wide. Red thick cotten sashes with embroidery detail. Body of apron turqoise cotten cloth outlined in black cloth with no embroidery.
2004.030.080 Apron Batik apron. Red cotton fabric outline with blue and white batik design in the center. Red, pink, green, and white embroidery in the chest section. Long and wide black sashes. Blue backing.
2004.030.081 Jacket Light-weight black cotton jacket. Light blue stripe of fabric down the front. Back of neck collar has red, green, and blue small embroidery.
2004.030.082 Hat Child's hat. Navy blue fabric with baby blue, yellow, red, and turqouise embroidery. Large red pom poms on top and sides. Six metal beads attatched. Plastic seed-bead string chin strap attached. Paper note sewn to the interior says: "Southeast Asian Design is a cooperative of artisans from the mountains of Laos. The Mien are famed for thier intricate and varied embroidery. The Hmong, masters of applique, demonstrate the hilltribes love of color, motion, and optical illusion. Many local families earn vital income and preserve cultural ties through the sale of these traditional handcrafts. Handcrafted by Nai Saeng. Design: Girl's baby hat w/playing kitten."
2004.030.083 Skirt Heavily pleated wrap skirt. Pink, yellow, white, and navy blue colors in front. Front embroidery with pink, yellow, and light green satin ribbon. Black sash around waist.
2004.030.084 Skirt Heavily pleated skirt with batik pattern. Black cotten fabric with white batik design. White sash around waist. Bottom of skirt has stripe of red, neon pink, white, and pink embroidery.
2004.030.085 Skirt Heavily pleated skirt with batik design. Navy blue and white batik fabric for body of skirt. White waist and sashes around the waist. Bottom stripe with magenta and white embroidery and red, black, white, and blue fabric diamond pieces.
2004.030.086 Pattern Batik designs done by La Xiong. The names of the designs are written in Hmong on the back of each and the translation is provided on yellow notepad sheets in Mallinson Box 3
2004.032.005 Menu Paper folded menu with illustration of Waitrees and booth cutomers. Cafe was at 655 Jackson St.
2004.033.001 Sign Red painted wood sign from the 8 Immortals Restaurant See Notes:
2004.037.001 Desk, Rolltop 2 - wooden rolltop desks
2004.037.002 Desk 4 - flat top desks
2004.037.003 Cabinet, Filing 10 - metal filing cabinets. 1 -3 ft. legal size 1 - double 6 - 4 ft. letter size 3 - 2 ft. letter size
2004.037.004 Safe Large metal safe with Wah Young printed on top of face.
2004.037.005 Machine, Tabulating Victor brand adding machine
2004.037.006 Checkwriter F & E Check Protector Systems
2004.037.007 Safe small Metal safe
2004.037.008 Typewriter 3 - Typewriters, Underwood
2004.037.009 Duplicator "Ditto" type mimeograph machine
2004.037.010 Rifle A: 30 caliber Winchester Rifle Model 1894, made in 1905 serial number 315343. Removed from canvas bag. B: Box of bullets, 17 of 20 count box. Ammunition stored separately.
2004.037.011 Table Round wood table
2004.037.012 Chest of Drawers Wooden chest of drawers
2004.037.013 Table, coffee 2 - wooden coffee tables
2004.037.014 Table 1 - small lamp stand with single drawer
2004.037.015 Bookcase 2- wooden book shelves
2004.037.016 Shelf 2 - small shelves for paper.
2004.037.017 Table 5 - metal typewriter stands
2004.037.019 Chair Wooden chair.
2004.037.020 Chair 2- folding wooden chairs
2004.037.021 Chair 2- wooden swival chairs
2004.037.022 Chair 2- padded swival chairs
2004.037.023 Chair - leather chair.
2004.037.024 Cabinet Large. built in wooden cabinets with glass doors.
2004.037.025 Sign Sidwalk sandwich board sign - "Wah Young Grocery."
2004.037.033 Box 3 - cardboard boxes of soy sauce bottles with Wah Young Co printed on the side.
2004.037.039 Flag Box of American Flags
2004.037.040 Apron a-o: 15 denim aprons.
2004.037.041 Shoes Box with pair of Chinese shoes. One pair was doanted to the Burke museum by Quay Lee in 1964 and he kept this pair. See photo 1992.022.100
2004.037.042 Documents Certificate of Identity of Guay Lenn Lee (Gui) 1929 Certificate of Naturalization of Guay Lenn Lee (Gui) 1966 Certificate of Identity of Julia Yee (Yee Jung Ha) 1940 Certificate of Naturalization of Julia Yee 1983
2004.037.043 Conveyor Metal portable conveyor belt.
2004.037.044 Bowl White ceramic bowl, magenta/grey design with three bouquets or flowers around exterior rim, Made in China stamp on base, gold border on top of rim and near base.
2004.037.045 Bowl Ceramic bowl, decorative design on outer surface, S shaped design around exterior rim, four Chinese characters spaced evenly on surface, border near base, overall magenta color with green, blue, yellow, and red, Made in China 7 stamp on botton of bow, white interior surface.
2004.037.046 Bowl White ceramic bow, gold border on rim and near base, four green and magenta/green flower designs and four Chinese characters on exterior surface, Made in China stamp on bottom, chipped on rim.
2004.037.047 Teacup Blue and white teacup with handle, blue design around rim and base on both exterior and interior surface, dragon design bottom of interior surface, Made in China stamp on bottom of teacup.
2004.037.048 Teacup a and b: Two Chinese teacups, white with "NEW CHINA CAFE - ABERDEEN - WASHINGTON" around outer rim, floral design around center of exterior surface, Japan stamped on bottom of teacups.
2004.037.049 Teacup White ceramic teacup, "ming pao, made in china" stamped on bottom.
2004.037.050 Bowl White ceramic bowl, flower design around exterior surface, Chinese character stamped on bottom.
2004.037.051 Teacup a,b,c: Three white ceramic teacups, gold border near rim, dragon design exterior surface, "MADE IN CHINA" on 2004.37.51 a.
2004.037.052 Teacup White ceramic teacup, gold line along rim, blue dragon design on mid exterior surface, "Darchung" stamped on bottom of teacup
2004.037.053 Teacup White plastic teacup, "Made in Taiwan" sticker on surface, "Shin-sam NO.202" on bottom of teacup
2004.037.054 Teacup White ceramic teacup, two blue lines along outer rim, four bird designs around exterior surface
2004.037.055 Teacup White ceramic teacup, orange rim around outer rim, orange dragon design and green/orange/yellow/blue bird design on exterior surface.
2004.037.056 Key Cole National key with Wah Young Co. tag.
2004.037.057 Teacup a,b,c: Three blue and white ceramic teacups, blue design around rim and base on exterior and interior surface, blue flower design on bottom of interior surface, "MADE IN CHINA" stamped on bottom of teacups, b and e both broken into three pieces (d and c, f and g).
2004.037.058 Teacup White ceramic teacup, gold border around outer rim and near base, two red/blue/green flowers with yellow/blue bird on outer surface.
2004.037.059 Teacup a and b: Teacup with handle and lid, S shaped design around border and blue/yellow/magenta/green design near base, four Chinese characters and flowers on exterior surface of teacup and lid, lid chipped on outside edge, handle appears to have been broken and glued.
2004.037.060 Teacup a and b: Plastic teacups, S shaped design around outer rim, four red Chinese characters on exterior surface with flowers, white interior surface.
2004.037.061 Cap a-c: Three red "A A Rice" caps.
2004.037.062 Card, Business a+b: 21 Wah Young Company business cards with wood/metal holder.
2004.037.063 Knife, Paper Paper knife/ letter opener; "STAR LAUNDRY, EA. 3-3359, 160-12th Ave. Seattle" printed on white handle.
2004.037.064 Keys a-d: 2 keys on metal holder with tag; tag labeled "WAH YOUNG COMPANY, SEATTLE WASH., TO: LEE'S ASSN, 506- 8th Ave S."
2004.037.065 Key a+b: Key in envelope; "NATIONAL CABINET LOCK" "WARNING: TO HELP PREVENT CHILD ENTRAPMENT, KEEP KEY OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN AND AWAY FROM CABINET" imprinted on key.
2004.037.066 Keys a+b: 2 keys.
2004.037.067 Spatula a+b: Two stainless steel spatulas with wooden tip handle.
2004.037.068 Cleaver a-c, f-h: Wooden handle cleavers. d: Metal handle cleaver. e: Metal cleaver with handle missing.
2004.037.069 Notebook Pen-Tab "EXPERT EXPRESS" steno notebook.
2004.037.070 Sign Open/Closed sign.
2004.037.071 Plaque Wooden plaque with plastic front; "SEATTLE CHINESE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, SEATTLE CHINATOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MEMBER."
2004.037.072 Plaque Wood/Metal plaque; "SEATTLE CHINESE CHINATOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCDE MEMBER, 2001."
2004.037.073 Plaque Plastic plaque; "CONTRIBUTER, WASHINGTON STATE, INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR, 1979."
2004.037.074 Sign "WILL RETURN AT/SORRY WE MISSED YOU" sign; store hours written on back of sign.
2004.037.075 Clipboard a+b: Two clipboards
2004.037.078 Lid a-c: Three basket lids with metal ring in center and cloth lining on interior.
2004.037.079 Medicine a-g: Seven boxes of "WONG LO KAT HERB MIXTURES."
2004.037.080 Chopsticks a+b: Two bundles of black chopsticks; 10 pairs in each bundle
2004.037.081 Tong Metal tong.
2004.037.082 Handle Metal/plastic handle
2004.037.083 Medicine a-d: Four boxes of "CHI CHUNG SHUI" medicine; three boxes each contain 10 smaller bottles of medicine; fourth box contains 8 bottles of medicine.
2004.037.085 Stamp a-c: Blank stamps with "FUDAN UNIVERSITY" and bird/dragon imprints; in red lined, cushioned box.
2004.037.086 Scale, Balance a-c: Balance scale with wooden holder.
2004.037.087 Hardware a-l: 11 hardware pieces/sets in metal container
2004.037.088 Medicine Chinese Herbs; 12 pieces.
2004.037.089 Medicine Chinese herbs; 10 round green pieces.
2004.037.091 Lighter a-c: Three lighters.
2004.037.092 Key Key with Wah Young Company tag.
2004.037.093 Lock 26 locks with 25 keys
2004.037.094 Padlock MasterLock padlock; key missing
2004.037.095 Bulb, Light 10V Light bulb
2004.037.096 Tag 58 Small and 5 large merchandise tags
2004.037.097 Plug, Socket Socket plug with three outlets
2004.037.099 Key a+b: Two keys
2004.037.100 Stamp a: Wah Young Co stamp b: 1 LB. NET stamp c: 1/2 LB. NET stamp
2004.037.103 Bag a-d: Two Hong Kong Tung Lee Co. Salted Fish bags; Two Ching Po Leung bags.
2004.037.105 Tool Metal tool with small roller on end; "Fletcher" and "No. 02" on handle; some green paint remaining on and near handle.
2004.037.110 Handle a-g: 7 Wooden teapot handles.
2004.037.1102 Seal Wooden seal with metal plate, printed image made up of stylized Chinese characters.
2004.037.1103 Charm Wooden charm engraved with images of deer and birds, string for hanging attached at top and bottom. Comes in metal box. a: charm b: metal box
2004.037.1104 Pin Pin from 1963 Seattle Seafair, in shape ship's wheel behind a small boat.
2004.037.1105 Matchbook Book of matches from Four Seas Restaurant in Chinatown, Seattle. Box is red, matches are wooden.
2004.037.1106 Matchbook Book of matches from Wang's Garden Restaurant in Bellevue, WA. Gold in color, matches inside are black.
2004.037.1107 Can Metal can of seasoning powder, Ve-Ching Gourmet Powder of Hong Kong, printed in white, blue, and yellow.
2004.037.1108 Banner Cloth banner with Chinese characters meaning "glory." Orange background with green, yellow, purple, and black around edge.
2004.037.1109 Banner Cloth banner with Chinese characters. Orange background with green, yellow, purple, and black around edge.
2004.037.1110 Brush Brushes used for calligraphy.
2004.037.1111 Flag Flag of the Republic of China (1912-1928). Also known as the Five Races Under One Union flag.
2004.037.1112 Flag 48-star American flag.
2004.037.1113 Flag 48-star American flag.
2004.037.1114 Flag 48-star American flag.
2004.037.1115 Flag Set of three 48-star American flags. (a-c)
2004.037.1116 Flag 48-star American flag.
2004.037.1117 Colander Metal wire colander with wooden handle
2004.037.1118 Mirror Ba Gua Jing, small mirror in a wooden board to prevent evil spirit. There is a painting on the board that is damaged.
2004.037.1119 Spatula Metal spatula with wooden end. Sticker on the wooden end says "People's Repulic of China" in both Chinese and English
2004.037.112 Bowl a-d: Four ceramic bowls; white interior surface; a-c with red exterior surface, floral design, yellow/green/blue/red s-shaped design around rim; d with yellow exterior surface, floral design, green/blue/yellow/red s-shaped design around rim.
2004.037.1120 Box, Food-storage Metal container for holding tea bags. Stamped Chinese characters on both side. Front stamped as "Wo Hop Tea Co., 103 Jervois Street, Hong Kong." Back stamped as "Finest Gon Jim Tea, Total 60 Pkgs. Ea. 2 1/2 Oz. Net, Made in Hong Kong."
2004.037.1121 Clipboard Wooden clipboard with tall metal rings. Sticker says "$4.90 each"
2004.037.1122 Clipboard Wooden clipboard with tall metal rings.
2004.037.1123 Tray Wooden desk tray in the shap of "X," with stickers on front and back states "Stobe-Wernicke, Accesso," "Made in U.S.A"
2004.037.1126 Abacus Wooden abacus.
2004.037.1127 Ink Black plastic bottle of ink with yellow and green lable in Chinese and English states "New Youth, Chinese Ink, Made in China"
2004.037.1128 Ladle Sliver ladle with wooden end
2004.037.1129 Basket Basket with square bottom
2004.037.113 Dish White circular ceramic dish, "MADE IN JAPAN" printed on bottom.
2004.037.1130 Bowl Ceramic bowl, painted green on outside, glazed green on inside.
2004.037.1131 Bowl White ceramic bowl, images of dragon, flowers, and sun painted on outside and lucky words written in Chinese, makers mark on bottom.
2004.037.1132 Bowl White ceramic bowl, images of people holding Chinese characters for lucky words painted on side, gold along rim, makers mark on bottom.
2004.037.1133 Bowl White ceramic bowl, patterns in red and ancient Chinese characters printed on outside, makers mark on bottom.
2004.037.1134 Teacup White ceramic teacup, figures holding Chinese characters painte on side, gold along rim, makers mark on bottom.
2004.037.1135 Saucer White ceramic saucer, images of dragons and clouds on inside, maker's mark on bottom.
2004.037.1136 Teapot White ceramic teapot, images of dragons and clouds around outside, maker's mark on bottom, plastic cover around spout, handle has been broken off (pieces inside pot) (a+b) a: teapot b: lid
2004.037.1137 Pick, Ice Metal icepick with wooden handle. Handle was once painted yellow and had messeges on each side, no only "The Ice Delivery Company" is legible.
2004.037.1138 Clip, Binder Three metal binder clips (a-c) made by two different companies a-b: Hunt Clip 04, Hunt Pen Co. c: Bulldog, The H.C. Cook Co.
2004.037.1139 Spoon, soup White ceramic soup spoon, common in Asian restaurants. Features image of figure holding a Chinese character, makers mark on bottom.
2004.037.114 Bowl a-f: Six ceramic bowls, white interior surface, three darker green exterior surface bowls and three very light green exterior surface bowls.
2004.037.1140 Spoon, Soup Two plastic soup spoons (a+b) with different makers marks a: "Zong-Mu, Made in Taiwan" b: Mark written in Chinese, "Made in Japan"
2004.037.1141 Key Metal key to an unknown lock, made by Fastex of Des Plains, IL. Other side of key reads "Caution: To help prevent child entrapment keep key out of reach of children and away from freezer."
2004.037.1142 Box Cigar box containing opera tickets, pins, pens, and paper regarding selling of the tickets. a. Box. Roi-Tan cigar box. b. Paper c. Yellow tickets. 10 d. Red tickets. 19 e. Pink tickets. 33 f. Blue tickets. 5 g. Pens. 3 blue and silver Wah Young pens. h. Seafair Pins. 2
2004.037.1143 Box Cigar box filled with name tags from the Chong Wa Benevolent Association. a-d a. Box. King Edward Imperial cigar box. b. Name tags. 6 c. Blank name tag cards. 10 d. Empty name tag holders. 6
2004.037.1144 Embroidery Embroidery, framed 2 - framed embroidered pictures, in separate wood holder. A: Peacock B: Geese
2004.037.115 Bowl a+b: Two grey ceramic bowls, brush painting style decoration on outer surface, two parallel lines around interior surface of bowl.
2004.037.116 Bowl a-f: Six grey ceramic bowls; blue brush painting syle decoration on interior and exterior surface; a-e with same size; f slightly smaller size.
2004.037.117 Dish White ceramic dish; "GREENWOOD CHINA, TRENTON, N.J." imprinted on bottom.
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