Christening gown: white cotton. Lace at neck. Yoke features 3 vertical stripes of Broderie Anglaise with braided trim between, edged with scalloped Broderie Anglaise trim which continues at back of garment. Cap sleeves made of Broderie Anglaise with scalloping. Central panel of skirt is alternating pintucking and Broderie Anglaise and is edged with a scalloped Broderie Anglaise trim and hem. Two drawstring ties at waist and neck at back and small mother of pearl button.
Circa 1870. Christening gown, 1997.179. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).