Object Place: France
109 x 102 cm (42 15/16 x 40 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery
Not On View
Christening dress made for George William Pettes, born in New England in 1821.
1821, worn as a christening gown by George William Pettes (b. 1821 - d. 1892), Brookline, MA; by descent to his daughter, Helen Frances Pettes (b. 1860 - d. 1945), Brookline; 1942, gift of Helen Frances Pettes to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 11, 1942)
Gift of Miss Helen F. Pettes