Baptismal gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-15465

Description

Long; cream w/ embroidered net skirt and net bodice; cap sleeves w/ tan silk bows at shoulder and sash at waist; yoke and peplum trimmed w/ beige lace; lined w/ cream silk; drawstring tie at neckline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

christening gowns
embroidering
stitching
net (textile)
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Infant's Clothing
Net
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral
GOWN, BAPTISMAL

Inscription

Handwritten note: ""Mrs. Roger Cabot/ Harriet Cabot/ Can this go to SPNEA/ Post Period!""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1988.393