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Object ID # 1977.064.028
Object Name Blouse
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1920
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Woman's long-sleeved, hand-made, white cambric, front-opening blouse with waist band and narrow pointed lace trim on collar and cuffs. Blouse goes on over the wearer's head. Bodice opens on left breast and is fastened via two metal dome fasteners at the neckline and two of the same at the left waist. Collar and yoke have square-patterned voids. Waistband is 7.4cm deep.

Provenance Unknown. Last owned by sisters, Doris and Marjorie Spragge. 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 Cambric/Lace/Metal/Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County