Gown Christening; Unknown; 1800-1910; T2016.169
Gown ChristeningAbout this object
White: Handmade, Bottom of skirt has inserts of lace, embroidery and lace with 5 pin tucks above wide hem, middle of skirts has A shape of same lace insert with 9 pin tucks, repeated 5 times, lace & embroidery frill around middle panel, gathered into high waist with feather stitch around. Bodice has V inserts of lace and embroidery edged with frill of same, scoop neckline, with lace edge, lace around sleeve edge, 3 inserts of same on puff sleeve, 3 tiny covered button on back opening, tie at waist and neck.Maker
1800-1910Medium and Materials
L1130mm W230mm Across waistSubject and Association Keywords
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