Infant's christening dress
97 x 69 cm (38 3/16 x 27 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and lace trim
Not On View
Cream white India muslin trimmed across the front of upper part, down each side of front panel and around sleeves and top of hem with embroidery vine with drawn-work line on each side. Narrow bobbin lace around neck and sleeves. Believed by the donor to have been worn by her great-grandfather, Lewis Bullard christened in 1778.
Believed by the donor to have been worn by her great-grandfather, Lewis Bullard christened in 1778.
Gift of Mrs. John A. Fairley