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Object ID # 1965.037.001
Object Name Dress, Wedding
Title 1931 Georgette Crepe Wedding Dress
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Date 1931
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description White (peachy cream) georgette crepe, knee-length, sleeveless wedding dress. Dress has V-neckline with flounce along front neckline and bow tied at the centre. Underlay is attached at the neckline and armholes. It is accompanied with over blouse and slip.
Provenance Owned by Bertha Smith. Likely worn in Keppel Township, Grey County to a 1931 wedding. Whether it was a wedding dress or not is unknown and whose it was is unconfirmed. Bertha Smith's?
Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Crepe/Thread
Found Keppel Township (formerly), Township of Georgian Bluffs, Grey County