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Baptismal gown

Description

Long; white; bodice has front "V" panel of bands of scalloped edged eyelet; same eyelet at waistband; double capped sleeves w/ scalloped edge; shirred back; cartridge pleated waist; drawstring at neckline; drawstring at waist is missing.

Details

Maker
Washburn, Hanna L. R. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1858
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Boys' Clothing
christening gowns
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
GOWN, BAPTISMAL
Hand Stitched
stitching
textiles
Accession Number
1936.933
GUSN
38833

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