A gorgeous Tiny Christening gown. This was originally made for a premature baby but could be used as a dolls gown. It is made from a white cotton fabric with pin ticks, embroidery and lace filling the front of the skirt, edged at the sides with lace.
The sleeves are short and edged with lace and are wide making it easy to get delicate little arms through the openings. It fastens at the back with 2 drawstring ties. Waist 7 (18 cm) This is all the way around the waist. Length from shoulder to hem 26 (66 cm).Length from shoulder to waist 4 1/4 (11 cm). The tie around the neck is a replacement and it has some small time marks on the back of the skirt, see photos. You don't often see premature baby gowns from this period. The item "Antique 19th Century Premature Baby Christening Gown Tiny Baby Doll" is in sale since Sunday, December 1, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Linens". The seller is "wattnotts" and is located in Ilkeston.
This item can be shipped worldwide.