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Object ID # 1959.046.029
Object Name Handkerchief
Title Embroidered Handkerchief
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description White cotton handkerchief with white embroidered floral edging at the corners that extends up the sides but does not meet. The edge is hem-stitched by hand, so that there is a double thickness at the edge.
Provenance The handkerchief belonged to a member of the Inglis or Kennedy family of Derby Township, Grey County and Owen Sound.

It may have belonged to Helen Kennedy (neƩ Inglis) first, and subsequently belonged to her daughter, Amy Kennedy.

Collection Personal Gear
Material Cotton/Embroidery Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Kennedy, Amy
Kennedy, Thomas