Gown - Infants Christening Gown by Alice Combes

Maker
Unknown Maker
Production date
Circa 1850
Description
Beautiful long white christening gown worn by Alice Combes. Cotton material. Embroidered stitching floral patterns on the top, bottom and down the middle of the gown. Scalloped shaped edging.

Gown worn by Alice Combes (born 11-7-1853) Alice married William Australia Graham in 1872. Gown worn by other family babies in the following years
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Media/Materials
Textile - cotton
Measurements
Height: 1010mm x Length: 970mm
Shoulder Width: 175mm
Sleeve Width: 180mm

length - 1110mm -neck to hem
width hem - 950mm
Production place
Collection
Department Collection Type
Object type
Credit line
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
Accession number
1990/8/1

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