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Object ID # 1957.024.033
Object Name Bag, Garment
Title Knitted Bag
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Carrie (neé Reid), Helen?
Description One longish, rectangular white cotton openwork knitted pouch, with a silk peach-coloured lining in the interior top 5cm. Pattern runs vertically.
Provenance 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 (neé McQuaker), who inherited a number of items that had formerly belonged to her grandmother.
Collection Personal Gear
Material Cotton/Silk/Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Carrie, Gideon
Function Storage bag? Perhaps for stockings or hankies?