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Infant's christening gown

White silk christening gown with short sleeves and drawstring collar that ties in back.

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, First half 20th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 65.4 cm (25 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1397

Medium or Technique

Silk satin weave Acetate

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes