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Object ID # 1959.030.001ab
Object Name Slipper
Title Raccoon Skin Slippers / Footwarmers
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Nova Scotia, Canada?
Description One pair of large, round, raccoon skin foot warmers.
Provenance According to the donor form: "Coon skin foot warmers brought from Nova Scotia by an English couple Walter & Mrs. Scott who lived on 4th Ave W. near 3rd St. W." The Scott family resided at Owen Sound, Ontario. The footwarmers next belonged to George A. Ducker.
Collection Personal Gear
Material Fur/Leather/Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County