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Clothing & Textiles :
Object Name:
Gown, Baptismal
Object ID:
2018.313.002
Date:
c1900
Description:
Baby's Christening gown of cream coloured silk. There is an embroidery pattern of flowers and leaves on the top and lower part of the gown. Along the sleeves and just below the top, running horizontally is a square pattern with interlocking material. There is a small piece of lace on the neck line and on the edges of the sleeves. Along the bottom edge is a scallope pattern.
Title:
Christening Gown
Dimensions:
L—82 cm
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Christening Gown, details at the topChristening Gown, details at the top
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Christening Gown, details at the bottomChristening Gown, details at the bottom