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Object ID # 1975.083.134
Object Name Bolero
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description A woman's black lace (net) long sleeved bolero. It has a grape with leaves pattern and is most densely patterned on the lower arms and waist. There is no patterning on the shoulders.
Provenance The previous owner, Rosemary Kennedy, was the only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Pollock Kennedy Jr. of Owen Sound, Ontario. Her mother was the former Miss Rhoda Ross (b. 1897-d. 1971). Rhoda was a daughter of Mr. & Mrs. George A. Ross. Rhoda & Robert married in Feb. 1928. Rosemary also inherited a number of items from her paternal aunt, Miss Hazel Kennedy of Owen Sound.
Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Lace/Net/Dye
Found Owen Sound, Grey County