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Christening gown

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Cotton, needlepoint lace
Overall: 35 x 32 in. ( 88.9 x 81.3 cm )
White cotton christening gown with a round neckline trimmed with needlepoint lace; yoke of vertical tucks and whitework vines in the center of the bodice; long sleeves with folded cuffs with three rows of tucks trimmed with needlepoint lace; high waistline; extremely long skirt with a wide undecorated hem; three needlepoint lace covered buttons below the neckline in the back.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group