It exhibits extraordinary attention to detail and expert handwork. The yoke of the gown is lavishly embroidered with whitework embroidery and fine pintucking. The yoke terminates with a delicate 2 wide ruffle which is also embroidered, pintucked, and finished with a delicate bobbin lace trim.
The hem of the gown features a 4-1/2 wide ruffle with bobbin lace trim. This fabulous gown is long, measuring 36 from shoulder to hem. The shoulder to shoulder measurement is 11. The gown is in excellent vintage condition, carefully hand laundered and pressed.
There is a very subtle pea sized age mark, photographed for accuracy. It is faint and does not distract from this outstanding Victorian Era gown. The item "ANTIQUE VINTAGE INFANT CHRISTENING GOWN, WHITEWORK, RUFFLES, 36 LONG, c1900" is in sale since Wednesday, March 27, 2019.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Children's Vintage Clothing\Christening Outfits". The seller is "thankyoumammy" and is located in Pittstown, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.