|Object ID #||1979.036.001|
|Object Name||Gown, Baptismal|
|Title||Christening Gown (c. 1909)|
|Lexicon category||3: Personal Artifacts|
|Year Range from||1905|
|Year Range to||1910|
|Place of Origin||Annan, Municipality of Meaford, Grey County|
Christening gown (circa 1909), made with off-white cotton. There is an eyelet flower and stitched leaf pattern with tucks on bodice and bottom of skirt.
Maker unknown. Worn by Elizabeth Thomson (a daughter of John Thompson of Annan, Sydenham Township, Grey County), born in 1909.
She later married Elmer Armstrong (son of Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Armstrong).
|Collection||Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Baby Unisex/Unknown|
|Found||Annan, Municipality of Meaford, Grey County|