Baby gown; Unknown; Unknown; 1989_348

Name/Title

Baby gown

About this object

White cotton gown (possibly christening gown as it has adjustable decorative point at front yoke decoration- last to wear it a boy?). Insert of embroidery in a large V at bodice, short sleeved with 3 pin tuck trim and broderie anglaise edge. Skirt gathered at waist onto featherstitched band. Skirt has 11 pin tucks and after a long hem an edge the same as at the sleeves. Drawstring tape ties at neck and waist back placket. Feather stitching and lace trim at neck. Largely hand worked, machine stitch for main construction.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

cotton

Measurements

89cm length x 20.3cm waist x 94cm hem.

Subject and Association Description

baby gown

Credit Line

Mrs Chitty

Object Type

baby gown

Object number

1989_348

Rights

All rights reserved

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Tags
baby gown
cotton
white

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