Christening gown: white woven cotton. Wide scoop neck with scalloped Broderie Anglaise trim. Yoke features three vertical Broderie Anglaise panels, small ruffle to either side of exterior panels. Long sleeves with Broderie Anglaise trim at cuffs. Plain skirt apart from some pin tucking, a Broderie Anglaise insertion and another section of pin tucking. Plain hem. Two drawstrings at back as closure.
Circa 1870. Christening Gown, 1997.172. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).