LOVELY 19THC.WHITEWORK CHRISTENING GOWN. A wonderful gown made of the finest lawn with a exceptional bodice of Valencienne lace  with raised embroidered garlands.The wings are wide and full with florals and large leaves in the design. The skirt has quite amazing shirring near the waistline and a ornate panel of decorated florals and leaves and then layers of fine smocking and Valencienne lace. A very beautiful and frothy concoction and certainly exuberant in design.There is a petticoat underneath the gown which adds fullness to the gown.There are some openings in lace, overall minor compared to overall quality of the gown.Buyer may always view and return.(Item #ACC69)