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Infant's christening dress

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Short waisted, square cut neck, draw string fastening at waist in center back, buttoned at neck, long rather straight undersleeves with short puffed oversleeves and ruffled lace edged short cape oversleeves, bodice front and wide center front panel of skirt flaring toward hemline composed of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Florence A. Divver, in memory of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Divver

American, 19th century

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99 x 83 cm (39 x 32 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery, linen bobbin lace, and linen tapes


Textiles and Fashion Arts