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Embroidery from christening robe

German
19th century


Dimensions

28 x 29 cm (11 x 11 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .29 x .28

Accession Number

90.150

Medium or Technique

Lawn, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White lawn, embroidered, in laid-work, stiletto-work and drawn-work with white thread. Piece of the front of a christening robe which was used in the family of the donor for generations.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Belle Grant Armstrong