Lot 137: Christening Gowns. A collection of eight Victorian and Edwardian christening gowns, together eight white or ivory cotton gowns variously embellished with pintucks, lace, drawn threadwork, etc., some lightly marked and in need of repair, various sizes, together with a large early 20th century coverlet composed of cotton squares hand-embroidered with floral and tennis motifs, in shades of blue and cream, joined with lace inserts, some light staining and lace worn, backed with pink cotton, approximately 186 x 214cm (73 x 84ins), plus a quantity of large and small fragments of old lace, some hand-made, including collars, edgings, bonnets, cuffs, trains, mats, runners, etc. (2 cartons)
Dominic Winter's Antiques & Fine Art Auction October 2015
Thursday, 15th October 2015
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