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Infant's christening dress
Infant's christening dress
Date:
ca. 1868
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
White Cotton With Eyelet Embroidery
Dimensions:
115 x 86.5 cm (45 1/4 x 34 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1979.4.5
Acquisition Date:
1979-03-06
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Winifred O. Little

High waisted long gown with short frill sleeves, v-shaped(Ayrshire?) embroidered bodice panel. The point of the panel on the outside of the waist traditionally indicates a baby boy.

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