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Christening pillowcase (part of a christening outfit made for use in Russia)

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Christening pillow case and liner. Case: white lawn field edged in lace, band of lace inset near edge of field, family crest in center (swagged draperies caught back with tassled cord; crown surmounts center of swag; under drawn draperies is oval containing Greek cross, crescent and two crossd,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Prince Serge Belosselsky-Belozersky

French, 1843

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

53 x 75 cm (20 7/8 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

48.1242a

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles