Antique Victorian Long White Cotton Infant Baby Christening Dress

$78.00
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Antique Victorian Long White Cotton Infant Baby Christening Dress

ERA: True vintage baby dress from the 1800s
MEASUREMENTS: The dress is 38 inches long, inches across the shoulders, 22 inches around the chest - best suited for 20 inch actual chest size, waist is adjustable up to 25 inch waist, 70 inch hem sweep
MATERIAL: cotton
LABEL: none, all hand sewn
CLEANING: Hand washed and hung to dry
Very long white cotton gown for christening that is all hand stitch. Embroidered eyelet trim around the neckline with narrow drawstring. Embroidery around the ends of the short sleeves too. 5 narrow threads of drawstring in the adjustable waist. Diagonal sections of sheer lace, pleated cotton and embroidered trim down the front of the gown. Pin tucks and embroidered eyelet around the hem of the skirt, which is fuller. Unlined.
CONDITION: The gown is in very good condition. There is a 1-1/4 inch tear midway down the front in the center. There are several small tears in the gathers on the back of the bodice. There is a 1/4 inch repair on the side of the skirt. There are about 20 scattered little holes from pin dot to 1/4 inch in size.

 

 

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Height 10.00
Depth 1.00