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Infant's christening gown

English
First half 20th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back: 65.4 cm (25 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1397

Medium or Technique

Silk satin weave Acetate

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk christening gown with short sleeves and drawstring collar that ties in back.

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf