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Christening Gown

From the Collection of Churchill Island Heritage Farm 1 Samuel Amess Drive Newhaven Victoria

Description
Long white christening gown with 4 panels of broderie anglaise at front and ribbon ties at back of neck. Slight gathering between bodice and skirt.
Size
920mm L, 800mm W at hem when flat.
Object Registration
0297
Keywords
amess family, christening gown, broderie anglaise
Historical information
Used by 4-5 generations of Amess family. Samuel Amess owned Churchill Island 1872-1929.
Last updated
1 Aug 2015 at 2:26PM