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Object ID # 1960.001.010
Object Name Dress
Title Child's White Dress
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Grey County, Ontario
Description Child's long-sleeved white cotton dress with yoke, large bib ruffle, lace trimming neck, sleeves, and ruffle, lace stripes on yoke, and allover white embroidered Swiss dots. Fastens with buttons at back.
Provenance The dress was worn in Grey County, Ontario by a female child of either the Reid, Milson, or Givens family. It later was kept in Owen Sound, Ontario before it was donated. It looks like an early 20th-century dress.
Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Child, Female
Material Cotton/Lace/Thread/Embroidery Thread
Dimensions W-21.9 L-50.3 inches
Found Owen Sound, Grey County