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Object ID # 1957.024.012
Object Name Dickey
Title Drawnwork Dickey or Bib?
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Mrs. Gideon Carrie?
Place of Origin Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County
Description White linen "vestee" (dickey or bib) with hand drawn work of two diamond patterns in a column. It does not have a back piece and the front bottom edge is raw.
Provenance The needleworked item formerly belonged to Helen (Reid) Carrie, who married Gideon Carrie and farmed in Sydenham Township, Grey County. She later resided in Owen Sound, Grey County.
Collection Textiles, 19th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Linen/Thread/Cotton
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Carrie, Gideon