|Object ID #||1957.024.028|
|Lexicon category||2: Building Furnishings|
|Made||Carrie (née Reid), Helen?|
|Place of Origin||Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County|
|Description||This round white doily belonged to a lady whose family farmed in Sydenham Township. The white linen centre of the doily, has a white crocheted edging (consisting of two rows of scallops, with picot edging). The edge of the linen center has white cotton whipstitching.|
Originally belonged to, and may have been made by, Mrs. Gideon Carrie. Mrs. Carrie had farmed in Sydenham Township, Grey County in the 19th-century.
Later owned by her granddaughter, Agnes Smith (née McQuaker), who inherited a number of items that had formerly belonged to her grandmother.
|Collection||Textiles, Household Linens Collection|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|