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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003010 a-b
Description
(a) Wooden bedside table with (b) removable drawer; the table is rectangular in shape on four long round legs; there is a pattern cut into the front on either side of the drawer which is very plain (varnished front only) with five wooden knobs; there is a plain wooden shelf near the bottom of the t…
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Accession Number
995003010 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, non-medical
Description
(a) Wooden bedside table with (b) removable drawer; the table is rectangular in shape on four long round legs; there is a pattern cut into the front on either side of the drawer which is very plain (varnished front only) with five wooden knobs; there is a plain wooden shelf near the bottom of the table.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bedside table - Length 76.5 cm. x Width 71.0 cm.
b - drawer - Length 38.0 cm. x Width 30.6 cm.
Provenance
Used in the private rooms on Watkins 4.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
wood: light brown
varnish: dark brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-4-2
Condition Remarks
The table was very dirty and dusty; there are a small number of scratch marks; there has been a recent repair to the top (two new nails); the table and varnish show little wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003080
Description
Painted metal bedside table which consists of a hollow rectangular frame, closed at the back and with a hinged door at the front; the inside of the table has three painted metal shelves; the table is on four cylindrical legs (each 17.8 cm in length); there is a turning latch at the front to keep th…
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Accession Number
995003080
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, non-medical
Description
Painted metal bedside table which consists of a hollow rectangular frame, closed at the back
and with a hinged door at the front; the inside of the table has three painted metal shelves;
the table is on four cylindrical legs (each 17.8 cm in length); there is a turning latch at
the front to keep the door shut
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: dark grey
paint: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-1-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 79.5 cm. x Width: 47.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
The bedside table was dirty and dusty; there are several small chips in the paint
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #1
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brass name plaque

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Dates
1885
circa 1885
Collection
Dr. James (Jim) Robert Ronald McCrindle Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
005009010
Description
Rectangular brass name plate with holes at each end for a screw.
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Accession Number
005009010
Collection
Dr. James (Jim) Robert Ronald McCrindle Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Advertising
Description
Rectangular brass name plate with holes at each end for a screw.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. James (Jim) Robert Ronald McCrindle (1862-1952); probably after he set up his practice in Jamaica in 1904.
Dates
1885
circa 1885
Date Remarks
Dr. McCrindle practiced medicine in 1885
Material
metal: brown
Inscriptions
"Dr. McCRINDLE" engraved on the plate
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-16
Length
17.7 cm
Width
4.8 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 17.7 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Plaque was tarnished, corroded and waxy Some tarnishing on the back.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Dr. McCrindle was born in Kingston, Jamaica, in 1862 but moved to Scotland in 1882 where he graduated with his degree in general medicine and surgery from the University of Glasgow in 1885; he returned to Jamaica in 1904; this collection accompanies 1989.10.1.
Exhibit History
On exhibit: "When Medicine Met Science" - 21 Oct. 2008
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Chinese medicine drawer front

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Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.1
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Selaginella tamar…
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Accession Number
1991.3.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Selaginella tamariscina (Beauv.) Spring; Biota orientalis (L.) Endl.; Sepia esculenta Hoyle.; Cirsium japonicum DC. / Cirsium segetum Bge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

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Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.10
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Eucommia ulmoides…
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Accession Number
1991.3.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Eucommia ulmoides Oliv.; Polygonum multiflorum Thunb.; Dendrobium nobile Lindl.; Stephania tetranda S. Moore; Cuscuta chinensis Lam.; Acanthopanax gracilistylus W.W. Smith
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8664
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.11
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fructus trichosan…
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Accession Number
1991.3.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fructus trichosanthis; Pericarpium citri reticulatae; Pericarpium citri reticulatae; Radix bupleuri; Leave, Mulberry.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8665
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.12
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fossil fragment, …
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Accession Number
1991.3.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fossil fragment, Radix salviae miltiorrhizea, Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels; Carthamus tinctorius L.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8666
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.13
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Rosa leavigata Mi…
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Accession Number
1991.3.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Rosa leavigata Michx; Morinda officinalis How.; Zizyphus jujuba Mill. var. spinosa Hu.; Alpinia oxyphylla Miq; Polygala tenuifolia Willd.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

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Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.14
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Stemona japonica …
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Accession Number
1991.3.14
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Stemona japonica (Blume) Miq.; The calyx and receptacle of a persimmon; Aristolochia debilis Bge. et Zucc.; Rhizoma imperatae.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

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Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.15
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Euphorbia kansui …
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Accession Number
1991.3.15
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Euphorbia kansui Liou; Lilac daphne; Euphorbia pekinensis Rupr; Phytolacca esculenta Van Houtte; Psidium guajava L.; Seed, Papaver nudicaule L.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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