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Object ID # 1957.024.002
Object Name Doily
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Artist Unidentified
Place of Origin Grey County
Description White, cotton embroidered doily (also called a center)
Provenance This embroidered center formerly belonged to Mrs. Carrie of Grey County. She and Mr. Carrie farmed in Sydenham Township, Grey County in the 19th-century.

Mrs. Carrie's husband, Gideon, was 42 years old in the 1871 census of Sydenham Township, Grey County. Mrs. Carrie's maiden name was _______.
Collection Textiles, Household Linens Collection
Material Cotton/Embroidery Thread
Found Grey County
People Carrie, Gideon