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Christening Gown (England)

This is a Christening gown. It is dated 1853 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is linen, cotton and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Robert B. Noyes. It is credited Gift of Robert B. Noyes.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 48.3 × 59.7 cm (19 × 23 1/2 in.)

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Christening Gown (England); linen, cotton; H x W: 48.3 × 59.7 cm (19 × 23 1/2 in.); Gift of Robert B. Noyes; 1940-81-29

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