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Date
n.d.
Material
glass; leather; stone
Catalogue Number
108.05.0130 a,b
Description
A pair of miniature beaded tomahawks consisting of beadwork wound around a short length of suede cord that is wrapped around a small piece of stone. a) is predominantly red beads with a single line of blue beads twisting up the shaft. b) is large bands of light blue, dark blue, and red beadwork. Bo…
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Title
Miniature Tomahawk
Date
n.d.
Material
glass; leather; stone
Dimensions
7.5 x 2.0 cm
Description
A pair of miniature beaded tomahawks consisting of beadwork wound around a short length of suede cord that is wrapped around a small piece of stone. a) is predominantly red beads with a single line of blue beads twisting up the shaft. b) is large bands of light blue, dark blue, and red beadwork. Both found within a brown and blue cardboard box that reads “The Quest” which was a souvenir shop in Banff, AB.
Subject
Whyte home
indigenous
Stoney
miniatures
beadwork
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
108.05.0130 a,b
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Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
102.04.0476
Description
A miniature basket with flat bottom and slightly domed, fitted lid. Woven in bird-cage technique with natural coloured grasses as background and design of bright pink, purple, and green dye. Pink whale and green canoe with purple and pink figures in it around the sides and purple whales around a pi…
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Title
Trinket Basket
Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Dimensions
4.0 x 4.1 x 4.1 cm
Description
A miniature basket with flat bottom and slightly domed, fitted lid. Woven in bird-cage technique with natural coloured grasses as background and design of bright pink, purple, and green dye. Pink whale and green canoe with purple and pink figures in it around the sides and purple whales around a pink geometric design on the lid. Lid fits over lip on basket formed by incorporating a flat ring of wood into the rim. Checkerboard pattern discernible in weaving at centre of base of basket.
Subject
Whyte home
Nuu-chah-nulth
indigenous
basketry
miniatures
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
102.04.0476
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Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
104.20.0984 a-l
Description
A set of miniature cups, bowls, and a tea pot in a small cylindrical wooden box. Set consists of:a) box (2.5 cm x 4.5 cm x 4.5 cm) brown wood with prominent grain; small crescent shape inlaid in the centre of the lid. b) teapot (1.5 cm x 2.,2 cm 1.7 cm) made of brown wood. Teapot has a handle on th…
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Title
Tableware Set
Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Dimensions
2.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm
Description
A set of miniature cups, bowls, and a tea pot in a small cylindrical wooden box. Set consists of:a) box (2.5 cm x 4.5 cm x 4.5 cm) brown wood with prominent grain; small crescent shape inlaid in the centre of the lid. b) teapot (1.5 cm x 2.,2 cm 1.7 cm) made of brown wood. Teapot has a handle on the sideand a small spout 90º from the handle. Small removable lid with top handle. c) lidded bowl (1.0 cm x 1.5 cm x 1.5 cm) made of brown wood. Lid has a small knob and is incised with a circle in the middle. d) vase (1.5 cm x 1.3 cm x 1.3 cm) made of white wood. Narrow foot, widens at the shoulder, narrow neck. e-i) tea cups (0.5 cm x 0.6 cm x 0.6 cm) made of white wood. small feet and wide openings. j) cup (0.6 cm x 0.9 cm x 0.9 cm) made of white wood. Small foot, straight sides, flares out slightly at rim. k) bowl (0.5 cm x 1.0 cm x 1.0 cm) made of brown wood. Small foot, flares out to a wide rim. l) pot (0.5 cm x 1.3 cm x 1.0 cm) with a brown wood bowl and white wood lid. thin wire handle.
Subject
Whyte home
miniatures
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0984 a-l
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Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Catalogue Number
103.08.0487
Description
Small rectangular pouch tightly woven from tan, pink, and green fibres. Pouch has two halves with one fitting within the other.
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Title
Trinket Pouch
Date
n.d.
Material
wood
Dimensions
4.2 x 6.0 cm
Description
Small rectangular pouch tightly woven from tan, pink, and green fibres. Pouch has two halves with one fitting within the other.
Subject
Whyte home
basketry
miniatures
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.08.0487
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0986 a-e
Description
Set of five miniature dark orange plates with tan and black ‘U’ design.
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Title
Miniature Plate
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
0.5 cm
Description
Set of five miniature dark orange plates with tan and black ‘U’ design.
Subject
whyte home, miniatures, smalls
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0986 a-e
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Date
1920 – 1960
Material
glass; metal; wood
Catalogue Number
107.02.1002
Description
An unfinished ship-in-a-bottle with 15 pieces. The scenery in the bottle is only half placed and the remainder of the houses and trees are finished an on blocks of wood. The ship is assembeled and sitting in a jig, also waiting to be placed in the bottle. Along with the decorations are the tools u…
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Title
Ship-In-A-Bottle
Date
1920 – 1960
Material
glass; metal; wood
Description
An unfinished ship-in-a-bottle with 15 pieces. The scenery in the bottle is only half placed and the remainder of the houses and trees are finished an on blocks of wood. The ship is assembeled and sitting in a jig, also waiting to be placed in the bottle. Along with the decorations are the tools used to put the decorations in place.
Subject
Vern Castella
Whyte
crafts
carpentry
woodworking
miniatures
hobbies
model building
Credit
Gift of Vern (Mrs) Castella, Banff, 1970
Catalogue Number
107.02.1002
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Date
1920 – 1950
Material
glass; fibre; wood; paint
Catalogue Number
107.02.1009 a,b
Description
(a) Sailing ship “Marie” flying an American flag in water in front of colourful houses and a church. (b)The bottle sits on a wooden stand. The stand has two broken arms.
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Title
Ship-In-A-Bottle
Date
1920 – 1950
Material
glass; fibre; wood; paint
Description
(a) Sailing ship “Marie” flying an American flag in water in front of colourful houses and a church. (b)The bottle sits on a wooden stand. The stand has two broken arms.
Subject
households
hobbies
miniatures
model making
Jimmy Simpson
Credit
Gift of James (Sr.) Simpson, 1968
Catalogue Number
107.02.1009 a,b
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Date
1970 – 1990
Material
wood; glass; fibre; skin
Catalogue Number
105.02.1166
Description
scene created in a box with a mirror at the back and glass in the remaining three sides. There is a tepee and two figures, a woman seated by a drying frame and a man standing up. The ground is covered in moss.
Title
Diorama
Date
1970 – 1990
Material
wood; glass; fibre; skin
Dimensions
34.2 x 25.0 x 44.6 cm
Description
scene created in a box with a mirror at the back and glass in the remaining three sides. There is a tepee and two figures, a woman seated by a drying frame and a man standing up. The ground is covered in moss.
Subject
households
Indigenous, Stoney
crafts
miniatures
Credit
Gift of Harold C. Whyte, Penticton, 2002
Catalogue Number
105.02.1166
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0818
Description
Miniature ceramic bowl made of white clay. Glazed with a clear glaze on the interior and on the upper two thirds of the exterior. The bowl has a small foot.
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Title
Miniature Bowl
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
0.9 x 2.5 cm
Description
Miniature ceramic bowl made of white clay. Glazed with a clear glaze on the interior and on the upper two thirds of the exterior. The bowl has a small foot.
Subject
Whyte home
miniatures
decor
ceramics
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0818
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0819
Description
Miniature ceramic bowl made with white clay. Orange, green, and blue geometric pattern around the inner rim. Illegible monogram in blue inside an orange circle inside the center of the bowl. Abstract pattern in blue on the exterior of the bowl. The bowl is slightly fluted.
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Title
Miniature Bowl
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
0.6 x 2.3 cm
Description
Miniature ceramic bowl made with white clay. Orange, green, and blue geometric pattern around the inner rim. Illegible monogram in blue inside an orange circle inside the center of the bowl. Abstract pattern in blue on the exterior of the bowl. The bowl is slightly fluted.
Subject
Whyte home
miniatures
ceramics
decor
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0819
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