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Date
1943
Catalogue Number
104.05.1009
Description
A hand-carved black soapstone arrowhead.
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Title
Arrowhead
Date
1943
Dimensions
2.50 x 4.70 cm
Description
A hand-carved black soapstone arrowhead.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.05.1009
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Date
1914 – 1918
Material
metal, steel
Catalogue Number
104.10.0017
Description
A steel bayonet holder with a small tube to fit over the barrel of a rifle. The tube attaches a square shaped metal piece, which can hold a byonet, to the barrel. “ROSS” and “EED” are engraved on the tube.
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Title
Barrel Adapter
Date
1914 – 1918
Material
metal, steel
Dimensions
7.0 x 0.9 x 4.7 cm
Description
A steel bayonet holder with a small tube to fit over the barrel of a rifle. The tube attaches a square shaped metal piece, which can hold a byonet, to the barrel. “ROSS” and “EED” are engraved on the tube.
Subject
military
weapons
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.10.0017
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Date
1900 – 1940
Material
metal; skin
Catalogue Number
104.06.0009
Description
A blackjack made of flat strips of leather braided around a small round steel knob at the handle and larger, longer knob at the tip. There are folded strips of leather braided around the blackjack’s flexible shaft made of a coiled metal spring. There is a wrist strap of leather attached to a flat…
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Title
Blackjack
Date
1900 – 1940
Material
metal; skin
Dimensions
20.0 cm
Description
A blackjack made of flat strips of leather braided around a small round steel knob at the handle and larger, longer knob at the tip. There are folded strips of leather braided around the blackjack’s flexible shaft made of a coiled metal spring. There is a wrist strap of leather attached to a flat-braided ring which slides up and down the shaft. There are some illegible pencil markings inside the wrist strap “W--X--”.
Subject
weapons
law enforcement
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.06.0009
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Date
1914 – 1945
Material
metal; metal, brass; fibre
Catalogue Number
104.10.0026 a,b
Description
Two cleaning rods:a) A long, narrow gauge rope with a loop spliced at the end and two slits spliced below with a tube of fine mesh worked into the lower slit in a tube around each side. There is a solid brass tube (7.7 cm.) at other end.b) A cleaning rod, similar in stlye to (a), but without the w…
Title
Cleaning Rod
Date
1914 – 1945
Material
metal; metal, brass; fibre
Dimensions
0.6 x 0.9 x 125.5 cm
Description
Two cleaning rods:a) A long, narrow gauge rope with a loop spliced at the end and two slits spliced below with a tube of fine mesh worked into the lower slit in a tube around each side. There is a solid brass tube (7.7 cm.) at other end.b) A cleaning rod, similar in stlye to (a), but without the wire mesh.
Subject
hunting
sports
weapons
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.10.0026 a,b
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Date
1850 – 1900
Material
wood; metal, brass; metal, iron
Catalogue Number
104.10.0014
Description
A curved wooden scabbard that is inlaid with brass and red paint. The scabbard has a s-shaped metal cross piece at the hilt
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Title
Cutlass Scabbard
Date
1850 – 1900
Material
wood; metal, brass; metal, iron
Dimensions
4.0 (tapering to 1.5) x 48.0 (on curve) cm
Description
A curved wooden scabbard that is inlaid with brass and red paint. The scabbard has a s-shaped metal cross piece at the hilt
Subject
weapons
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.10.0014
Images
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Date
1943
Material
soapstone
Catalogue Number
104.06.1014
Description
A hand-carved, black soapstone axe head that has a shaft and an axe head carved with a simulated thong that makes the two appear bound together. The piece has two holes: one to put a handle into the shaft; one to put a a handle or shaft in to make a chisel or perhaps to add a decorative touch.
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Title
Decorative Axe Head
Date
1943
Material
soapstone
Dimensions
9.0 x 6.2 cm
Description
A hand-carved, black soapstone axe head that has a shaft and an axe head carved with a simulated thong that makes the two appear bound together. The piece has two holes: one to put a handle into the shaft; one to put a a handle or shaft in to make a chisel or perhaps to add a decorative touch.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.06.1014
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Date
1915 – 1930
Material
metal, brass
Catalogue Number
104.10.0010
Description
A brass, cylindrical container for oil with a screw on cap. The bottom of the container is marked with a crown and “DW”, and the top of the container is marked with the number “514”.
Title
Gun-Cleaning Kit
Date
1915 – 1930
Material
metal, brass
Dimensions
9.5 cm
Description
A brass, cylindrical container for oil with a screw on cap. The bottom of the container is marked with a crown and “DW”, and the top of the container is marked with the number “514”.
Subject
households
weapons
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.10.0010
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Date
1870 – 1890
Material
metal, brass; lacquer; wood
Catalogue Number
104.10.0016
Description
A simple, straight, scabbard of engraved brass with lacquer inlay that is just wide enough to accommodate the wavy blade of the kris (104.05.0023). The scabbard has a carved wooden top at the hilt that is quite wide to accept the wide hilt points of the kris while protecting the wearer.
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Title
Kris Scabbard
Date
1870 – 1890
Material
metal, brass; lacquer; wood
Dimensions
19.0 (approximately at the widest point) x 39.0 cm
Description
A simple, straight, scabbard of engraved brass with lacquer inlay that is just wide enough to accommodate the wavy blade of the kris (104.05.0023). The scabbard has a carved wooden top at the hilt that is quite wide to accept the wide hilt points of the kris while protecting the wearer.
Subject
weapons
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.10.0016
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Date
1910 – 1930
Material
metal, brass; metal, copper
Catalogue Number
104.10.0019 a,b
Description
A round brass container (a) that holds thirty-five copper percussion caps (b) that are shaped like small cylinders. Both the lid and bottom of the container are stamped with an eagle and the words “D.J. Goldmarks Patent American Safety Percussion Caps, Waranted Waterproof.....”.
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Title
Percussion Cap
Date
1910 – 1930
Material
metal, brass; metal, copper
Dimensions
1.2 (a) cm
Description
A round brass container (a) that holds thirty-five copper percussion caps (b) that are shaped like small cylinders. Both the lid and bottom of the container are stamped with an eagle and the words “D.J. Goldmarks Patent American Safety Percussion Caps, Waranted Waterproof.....”.
Subject
weapons
ammunition
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.10.0019 a,b
Images
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Date
1943
Material
stone; bone
Catalogue Number
104.05.1010 a,b
Description
Two hand-carved projectile points:(a) a white, black and grey with silver flecks, soapstone projectile point 8.0x2.3cm wide;(b) a white, grey and black bone projectile point made of bone.
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Title
Projectile Point
Date
1943
Material
stone; bone
Description
Two hand-carved projectile points:(a) a white, black and grey with silver flecks, soapstone projectile point 8.0x2.3cm wide;(b) a white, grey and black bone projectile point made of bone.
Subject
weapons
tools
hobbies
carving
Bill Peyto
Credit
Gift of Robert Peyto, Shawnigan Lake, 1967
Catalogue Number
104.05.1010 a,b
Images
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