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Object ID # 1977.064.055
Object Name Nightgown
Title Sleeveless Nightgown
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description A woman's sleeveless white cotton lawn nightgown. It is long and loose-fitting with next to no shaping. It has a square neckline front and back, and is decorated with eyelet and white embroidery. There is similar decoration at its arm openings.
Provenance Provenance unknown. Likely belonged to one of the Spragge sisters (Marjorie or Doris) of Owen Sound, Grey County, when she was young.

Found amongst their estate items. Their family lived on 3rd Ave. East, Owen Sound, Grey County. Their father was an Owen Sound grocer.

Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Cotton/Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County