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Object ID # 1980.141.126
Object Name Gown, Baptismal
Title Christening Gown
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description White cotton Christening gown. Very plain, compared to other Christening gowns. Has tucks and embroidery on the bodice. Net lace at the neck and sleeves.
Provenance Maker unknown. Owned by Mrs. T. Dowsley Kennedy of 645 2nd Ave. West, Owen Sound, Grey County.

Last owned by her daughter, Catherine "Kay" McKie of Guelph, Ontario, who found it when cleaning out her parent's house.
Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Baby Unisex/Unknown
Material Cotton/Lace/Embroidery Thread/Thread
Dimensions W-61.4 L-77.3 cm
Found Ontario
People Kennedy, T. Dowsley