Christening gown, petticoat; [?]; c1870; CT78.906

Name/Title

Christening gown, petticoat

About this object

Christening gown, petticoat; a fine [linen?] machine-stitched petticoat with narrow shoulder straps, tucks and fine lace on hem. Fastened at back with cotton drawstring ties at waist and neck.

This petticoat was worn under Christening gown (CT78.905c).

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

[?]

Date Made

c1870

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, textile, linen;
processed material, textile, cotton

Measurements

h 990mm (top of shoulder strap to hem)
Large

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, costume. dress. fashion

Subject and Association Keywords

religions. mythology. rationalism. religious life

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, dressmaking

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

clothing

Object number

CT78.906

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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