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Embroidery from christening robe

White lawn, embroidered, in laid-work, stiletto-work and drawn-work with white thread. Piece of the front of a christening robe which was used in the family of the donor for generations.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Belle Grant Armstrong

German, 19th century

Accession Number

90.150

Medium or Technique

Lawn, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes