Baptismal gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1858

GUSN

GUSN-38833

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

Descriptive Terms

christening gowns
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Boys' Clothing
Eyelet
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Garland
GOWN, BAPTISMAL

Maker

Washburn, Hanna L. R. (Maker)

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1936.933

Places

Massachusetts (United States)