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Fragment of infant's christening dress

Lower part of skirt of infant's christening dress; center front panet set off by line of eyelet embroidery with very elaborate symmetrical small-scale decorative floral design with central spray continuing up center fornt length, swags below flowers, small pointed scalloped lower edge, narrow...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Conklin

French, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts