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Object ID # 1982.011.002
Object Name Apron, Cooking
Title Circa 1905 Apron
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Date c. 1905
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Owen Sound, Grey County
Description Long (ankle-length), white c. 1905 apron with all-over raised grid design in the weave, three narrow, horizontal tucks near the bottom and a crochetwork edging around the hem.
Provenance Likely belonged to Eliza Jane Burke (neé Dunbar) of Owen Sound, Grey County. Last owned by her daughter, Hazel Christie (neé Burke) of Owen Sound who told museum staff that it dates to about 1905.

Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Cotton?/Thread
Dimensions W-90 L-95 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Burke, Eliza