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Object ID # 1957.024.031
Object Name Doily
Title Table Mat (Squarish Doily)
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Made Likely Mrs. Helen Carrie
Place of Origin Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County
Description One square white cotton doily made up of eight-armed "flowers" that intersect with every other flower next to it. Each side is fringed.
Provenance The doily was used in Sydenham Township, Grey County, Ontario by Mrs. Helen Reid. Her husband was Mr. Gideon Carrie, and they farmed in Sydenham.
Collection Textiles, Household Linens Collection
Material Cotton
Dimensions W-56 L-56 cm
Found Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County
People Carrie, Gideon