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  • Subject (Images): Silver
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    • Silver Coins

    • 1903; 1905; 1922
    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Silver French Indochina coins given to Kay Ying Lo by her parents when she married. Coins date from 1903, 1905, and 1922.
    • Silver Shop Christmas Window Display

    • 1950-12-22
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Decorated with snowflakes; Envelope labels: "Other color prints and transparencies; Taken all around town - color. Not classified with any particular person or event. (Falls, Downtown Xmas [sic] Windows)"
    • Food at 25th Wedding Anniversary Party

    • 1955-07-21
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Envelope labels: "Mrs. Peggy Hicks; 25th Wedding Anniversary Party"; Peggy and Steve Hicks; Steve Hicks worked at Epstein's for many years.
    • Silver Bracelets

    • 1980
    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Silver bracelets with etched designs. Owned and contributed to the collection by Kay Ying Lo. These are special bracelets that have a small silver piece inside that jingles. They are worn by the Hmong for beauty and for rituals to instill positive...
    • Silver Bracelets

    • 1980
    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Silver bracelets with etched designs. Owned and contributed to the collection by Kay Ying Lo. These are special bracelets that have a small silver piece inside that jingles. They are worn by the Hmong for beauty and for rituals to instill positive...
    • Silver Bracelets

    • 1980
    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Silver bracelets with etched designs. Owned and contributed to the collection by Kay Ying Lo. These are special bracelets that have a small silver piece inside that jingles. They are worn by the Hmong for beauty and for rituals to instill positive...
    • Hmong "Xauv"

    • 1980
    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Owned and contributed by Houa Yang. This is a traditional necklace called a xauv. It is made of silver and usually worn with traditional dress during special occasions such as the New Year celebration or one's wedding. It is traditional for mothers...
    • Silver Bracelets

    • 1980
    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Silver bracelets with etched designs. Owned and contributed to the collection by Kay Ying Lo. These are special bracelets that have a small silver piece inside that jingles. They are worn by the Hmong for beauty and for rituals to instill positive...
    • Large Silver Bar 1

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    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Contributed by Houa Yang. A large silver bar with etchings on the top and sides, traditionally used as currency. These bars were commercially made in China. These were given to Houa as part of wedding dowry.
    • Large Silver Bar 2

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    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Contributed by Houa Yang. A large silver bar with etchings on the top and sides, traditionally used as currency. These bars were commercially made in China. These were given to Houa as part of wedding dowry.
    • Small Silver Bars Set 2

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    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Contributed by Houa Yang. These are small silver bars with etchings on top. The bars come in pairs- female and male. The male bar is distinguished by a hump on the top. These bars were home-manufactured and were melted down from a larger bar. These...
    • Small Silver Bars Set 6

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    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Contributed by Houa Yang. These are small silver bars with etchings on top. The bars come in pairs- female and male. The male bar is distinguished by a hump on the top. These bars were home-manufactured and were melted down from a larger bar. These...
    • Small Silver Bars Set 1

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    • Catawba County Library; Historical Association of Catawba County
    • Contributed by Houa Yang. These are small silver bars with etchings on top. The bars come in pairs- female and male. The male bar is distinguished by a hump on the top. These bars were home-manufactured and were melted down from a larger bar. These...

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