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Baptismal gown

Description

White; embroidered w/ floral groupings on bodice front and skirt front from waistband to hem w/ applicade flowers through out; neckline trimmed w/ scalloped eyelet; cap sleeves embroidered w/ same flowers and applicade flowers as dress; drawstring neckline and waistband.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Bouquet
christening gowns
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
GOWN, BAPTISMAL
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
linen (material)
stitching
Accession Number
1944.240
GUSN
53730

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