User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Infant's christening slip

Start collecting

Infant's christening slip to go with 55.115 and 55.117. of sheer white cotton, wide round neck, sleeveless, buttoned down center back, long full gathered skirt trimmed at bottom with rows of fine tucks and Valenciennes lace dging on neck and arm scyes; several yellowish stains, Worn by Winthrop...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes, from the Estate of Mrs. Winthrop H. Wade

American, Late 19th century

Object Place



96 x 100 cm (37 13/16 x 39 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery and linen Valenciennes bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts