19th Century Christening Gown Whitework and lace Winged front

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Seller: Top-Rated Plus Seller lacemerchant (1,633) 100%, Location: Whiting, Indiana, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 142659672341 Pretty vintage Christening gown with rows of whitework embroidery and pintucking down the apron front, with wings or robings on the edges of rhe front panel of floral embroiery. Embroidery on the “wings” matches the ruffles along the neckline and sleeves of the bodice.This style of very long skirt, with front panel and wings on the sides, with short sleeves is typical of the mid 19th century, although it is always nearly impossible to date Christening gowns accurately.Very good condition. Freshly washed and clean. Ties at the neckline and waist are present and functional. About 18 1/2 inches around the waist. Bodice about 4 1/2 inches deep at the center front. Neckline about 15-17 inches long (can be adjusted with ties through a casing along the top).Skirt is about 33 inches long. Embroidered ruffles on the sides and on the bodice are about 1 1/2 in. deep.Label with name "Peter T. Littlewood" on inside edge of bodice - see photo.Domestic shipping for this item is Free. We do ship internationally -- WE USE EBAY GLOBAL SHIPPING See also our books on Point de Gaze and Youghal needle lace.PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE STARTED AN EBAY STORE TO OFFER MORE ITEMS, AND TO PRESENT THEM IN CATEGORIES TO ALLOW EASIER SEARCHING See our other listings of books on antique lace, which are excellent study guides to identify and collect vintage lace. See our Ebay listings for Guide to Lace and Linens, Secrets of Real lace, Anybody Can Mend Lace and Linens, Connoisseur's Guide to Normandy Lace Patchworks and Make Normandy Lace Patchworks Today. Also some pieces have been featured on our informational website, LaceCurator info. Watch also for other lace pieces -- occasionally pieces featured in my books are put up for sale as I rotate the collection to find new old pieces to feature in stories on my websites. Color: White, Material: Lace

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