Gown Christening; Unknown; 1850-1890; T2016.168

Name/Title

Gown Christening

About this object

White: Hand Made plain back with 5 pin tucks above hem, A shape insert up front with 4 embroidered frills then 6 tiny pin tucks 3 wider and then another 6 tiny, 4 frill another lot of pin tuck then plain. Gathered into waist. Bodice has V insert with embroidered frill around and up over shoulder around neck, insert finely embroidered, feather stitch around waist and neck inside embroidered edge, puff sleeves with insert of embroidery on shoulder to band with feather stitch and frill another embroidered frill on sleeve edge, tie at waist and neck

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

1850-1890

Medium and Materials

Lawn

Measurements

L860mm W230 Across waist

Subject and Association Keywords

Christening wear

Object Type

Textiles

Object number

T2016.168

Rights

Attribution - Non-commercial (cc) Attribution - Non-commercial (cc)

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