ANTIQUE VICTORIAN EMBROIDERED WHITEWORK PRINCESS LINE CHRISTENING GOWN DRESS. Stunning antique Victorian princess line christening gown, which has been produced from white cotton which has embroidered whitework to the bodice, sleeves and robing to the skirt.The gown has a deep "V"shaped panel of floral embroidered whitework to the bodice which is edged with matching trim. The skirt of the gown has a deep inverted "V" panel, which has matching embroidered whitework detail. The gown fastens to the back via a cord ties to the waist and neck. AGE - Victorian, circa 1870's. MEASUREMENTS - Chest = 18" (under bodice/arms) Sleeve= 2½" (shoulder to cuff) Length= 39 (shoulder to hem) CONDITION - The gown is in good condition for age and delicate nature, although there is a areas with brown rust type spots to the back of the skirt, and several faint marks to the bodice. There are also several small moth type holes to the back of the skirt. Please refer to the above photographs for details of condition.
I have tried to give full and detailed descriptions of all items, but please contact if any further information or photographs are required. Please be aware that the items I sell are antique or vintage and will therefore be in a used condition (unless stated) but any damage or fault of note will be clearly described. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN EMBROIDERED WHITEWORK PRINCESS LINE CHRISTENING GOWN DRESS" is in sale since Thursday, November 09, 2017.
This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage Clothing & Accessories\Children's Vintage Clothing\Christening Outfits". The seller is "rupertandtoby" and is located in Surrey. This item can be shipped worldwide.