Christening Gown; 1820s; 24

Name/Title

Christening Gown

About this object

Hand made christening gown worn by several generations of the Hemsley family, including the donor's grandmother. Features detailed eyelet embroidery. At least 170 years old

Date Made

1820s

Medium and Materials

Cotton

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Hemsley, 1988

Object Type

Christening Gown

Object number

24

Rights

All rights reserved

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Tags
1820s
baby
christening gown
embroidery
Gown
white

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