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Object ID # 1957.024.014
Object Name Doily
Title Scalloped Oval Doily
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Grey County, Ontario?
Description White cotton oval doily (center) with scalloped edge and white braid.
Provenance Originally belonged to, and may have been made by, Mrs. Gideon Carrie. Mrs. Carrie had farmed in Sydenham Township, Grey County in the 19th-century.

Later owned by her granddaughter, Agnes Smith (née McQuaker), who inherited a number of items that had formerly belonged to her grandmother.
Collection Textiles, Household Linens Collection
Material Cotton/Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Carrie, Gideon