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Object ID # 1960.079.013
Object Name Jacket
Title Jacket
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Date c. 1880
Made Unknown
Description Woman's black silk dress jacket. Jacket has a parson's type collar and is A-line with no buttons or hooks to close it. Cuffs have dark green corded edging in an alternating right-side-up and up-side-down triangle pattern. Jet beads are sewn along the top and bottom and in the voids of the edging.
Provenance The previous owner, Mrs. Norah G. Merritt, resided in Owen Sound, Ontario.
Collection Textiles, 19th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Silk Taffeta/Cord/Thread/Jet
Found Owen Sound, Grey County