Christening gown

Object Number: 
Z.1249
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Cotton, needlepoint lace
Dimensions: 
Overall: 34 3/4 x 30 in. ( 88.3 x 76.2 cm )
Description: 
White cotton christening gown with a round neckline trimmed with needlepoint lace; long sleeves with a folded cuff decorated with three rows of tucks and trimmed with needlepoint lace; half-moon yoke of decoration with alternating stripes of vertical tucks and whitework embroidered vines; extremely long skirt; three covered buttons up the back.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group