Antique Baby's Christening Gown - Size 0 to 3 Months - 1900s Victorian White Cotton Heirloom Dress - Tucks & Hand Embroidery - Very Long

$ 79.99

This authentic antique christening gown has hand-sewn embroidery and many tucks with a grand sweeping skirt, buttoned in the back. It has long sleeves and a ruff style collar with a jagged ruffle hem.

Chest 20.5; Length 40.5 Inches


None, exquisitely made by hand, all the embroidery is hand-sewn and the seams are machine-stitched

Very fine white cotton lawn, hand stitched embroidery and drawnwork

Center back shell buttons, neck to hem


Condition Detail
Nice for its age and very wearable for a christening, has a very small hole at the back of either sleeve (one is amateurly repaired), two 1/4-inch or smaller holes at right chest (one hidden underneath the collar) that have been patched with a white iron-on from behind, one 1/8-inch hole low to left front skirt

Wear Recommendation
Wearable with due caution

Washing Instructions
Cold hand wash, shape and dry flat, if needed press on medium-high setting

*your chest, waist & hip measurements will fit those listed if your measurements equal what€™s listed or are slightly smaller
*size we list is a modern size equivalent, any size listed on label is a vintage size (which can be very different than a modern size)

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