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Object ID # 1967.019.034
Object Name Gown, Baptismal
Title Christening Gown
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Date 19th-century
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Cream-coloured Christening gown with a fine cotton bodice of insertion and fabric. There are two tucks and lace edging on sleeves. The neck is trimmed in same lace. There is an insertion of cutwork that is one and a half inches wide and fine horizontal tucks on the skirt. It has a pink ribbon draw and a long skirt.
Provenance Original provenance unknown. Probably owned by Isabel Lee (neƩ Masson) and/or Charles Lee as it was found amidst their estate items.
Collection Textiles, 19th-c Clothing Collection, Baby Unisex/Unknown
Material Cotton/Ribbon/Lace
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Lee, Charles
Lee, Isabel