A beautiful English antique babies christening gown. It is made from the softest, finest, lightest cotton, with a beautiful broderie anglaise and faggoted detail neck and chest with tiny little embroidered flowers, the same detailing can be seen at the hem of the dress in a wide band. The sleeves have delicately embroidered cuffs. It is has one mother of pearl Button and some cotton ties at the back for fastening. Such a pretty little antique dress with some good examples of the fine art of English embroidery in the Victorian era.
This is a late Victorian baby christening dress c1890's. It is not sized but Approx measurements below, it would make a very pretty doll dress also. This is in a good antique condition overall with no real defects.
The item "Antique Victorian Christening gown, baby dress, dolls clothes" is in sale since Monday, April 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage Clothing & Accessories\Children's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "stolenatticuk" and is located in Nottingham.This item can be shipped worldwide.