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Christening Gown

2006.2.1 (RS31009)

Description

Off-white cotton christening gown with back opening and seam down center of back. Has decorative embroidered eylet collar, bib and cuffs. Has three strips at bib. Has four stirps of thick crocheted lace at bottom, as well as at bottom edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1903
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Lynn (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
baptisms
christening gowns
cotton (textile)
Gown, Baptismal
Dimensions
48 x 39 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.2.1
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Stuart (Rebecca) Frazier
GUSN
223090
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