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Victorian Whitework Embroidered Christening Gown

Victorian Whitework Embroidered Christening Gown

Regular price $117.00 USD
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  • This incredible antique Victorian hand embroidered christening gown is so beautiful! Not only is it in excellent condition for its 120 + years of age it also is a fine example of whitework embroidery, which was a highly skilled craft in the mid to late 19th century. The layered frill sleeves, beautiful empire waist and exceptional attention to detail that can be seen through create the most incredible baptism dress. Kept in the same family for over 120 years this is literally a piece of fashion & cultural history that will become part of your family history that can be passed down the generations for another 120 years, how romantic and incredible!
  • Size: 6-9 months.
    Measurements: Bust 18-19 Inches 45.5cm, Length 44 Inches 112cm.
    Era: 1850-1900s
    Colour: White.
    Brand: Handmade.
  • Material: Cotton.
    Care: Hand wash and dry flat only due to it's age.
    Condition: Antique, excellent condition for it age with some age spots dotted around the gown, but not overly noticeable, especially because of the amount of beautiful cotton which has been used to make the gown.
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