A late 18th century christening gown, further christening gowns and caps
Lot 40
A late 18th century christening gown, further christening gowns and caps
Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,806) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
19 Jul 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19896
A late 18th century christening gown, further christening gowns and caps A late 18th century christening gown, further christening gowns and caps
Lot Details
A late 18th century christening gown, further christening gowns and caps
Gown of cream silk satin, with pleated robings trimmed with scalloped silk fringing, a fall front skirt (no stomacher) and pleats down the centre back, lined with cream silk; together with a drawn threadwork empire-line baby gown, a finely tamboured muslin christening gown, a fine whitework christening gown featuring wheat ears and a scalloped seam down the centre front, four further christening gowns, a linen cap with a corded quilted floral design, five further caps, a baby's vest and a skirt panel. (qty)
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