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Object ID # 1957.024.034
Object Name Doily
Title Small Tatted Doily
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1918
Made Mrs. Carrie?
Description Very small, white tatted lace doily in a snowflake-like shape with 11 points.
Provenance This doily originally belonged to Helen Carrie (neƩ Reid, m. Gideon Carrie). The Carries lived on the Sydenham and Holland Township townline area of Grey County in the 19th-century.

Mrs. Carrie's husband, Gideon, was 42 years old in the 1871 census of Sydenham Township, Grey County.

It later belonged to Agnes Smith, who was formerly Agnes McQuaker, a daughter of John McQuaker and a former Ms. Carrie.

Collection Textiles, Household Linens Collection
Material Cotton
Dimensions Dia-7 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Carrie, Gideon
Carrie, Helen
Subjects Snow
Winter
Christmas