Christening gown: lawn, Ayrshire lace. Broderie Anglaise at neck. Yoke features V of Broderie Anglaise with V shaped tab attached at base. Frill trim of Broderie Anglaise around Yoke. Shorts sleeves with a Broderie Anglaise pattern and scalloped Broderie Anglaise on cuff. Central panel of skirt features 3 vertical stripes of Broderie Anglaise with a Broderie Anglaise frill trim on all 3. 8 groupings of pin tucking encircle the skirt. Plain hem. Two button closure at back.
Circa 1830-1850. Christening gown, 1997.158. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).