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Baptismal gown

Description

White; vertical bands of floral eyelet alternate w/ bands of narrow tucks on bodice and capped sleeves; sleeves and neckline trimmed w/ scalloped edged eyelet; eyelet waistband; skirt has 4 bands w/ 5 tucks in each band; drawstring waist and neckline.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
christening gowns
cotton (textile)
GOWN, BAPTISMAL
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
stitching
Accession Number
1932.2398
GUSN
35260

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