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Clothing & Textiles :
Object Name:
Gown, Baptismal
Object ID:
2018.313.004
Date:
c1900
Description:
Baby's Christening gown of cream coloured cotton. There is an embroidery and lace pattern of flowers and leaves along the bottom. There is a small piece of lace on the neck line and on the edges of the sleeves. Along the bottom edge of lace is a scallope pattern. On the back is a small blue and white cotton label of a baby with wings and the caption "CHERUB".
Title:
Christening Gown
Dimensions:
L—77 cm
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