Baby gown; Unknown; 1911; 1988_26_2

Name/Title

Baby gown

About this object

White cotton baby gown 1911. Bought garment as it has label on inside neck, 'No. SIZE 6m'. Round neck trimmed with fine lace and hemstitching. Back yoke pin tucked vertically with 3 sets of four on either side of the placket at centre, placket fastened with two pearl buttons. Front yoke a narrow V shape of embroidered cotton, and skirt gathered back and front with very narrow lace insertion. Long sleeves, plain, gathered at top and wrist with lace and hemstitching to match the neckline. Plain skirt, with horizontal tucks three rows of four, and an insertion of broderie anglaise with a hemstitched border and a gathered flounce to match.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

1911

Medium and Materials

cotton

Measurements

53cm length x 21cm yoke

Subject and Association Description

baby gown

Credit Line

Mrs M White

Object Type

baby gown

Object number

1988_26_2

Rights

All rights reserved

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baby gown
cotton
white

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