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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


Medium or Technique

Lawn, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts