EXQUISITE 19THC. CHRISTENING GOWN W/AYRSHIRE EMBROIDERY,LACE
EXQUISITE 19THC.CHRISTENING GOWN W/AYRSHIRE EMBROIDERY,LACE. It is quite rare to find such a beautiful gown! The gown is so ethereal, it has the finest lawn and the most amazing whitework embroidery.There are abundant elegant florals and leaves and meandering vines on the bodice and skirt.There is also whitework embroidery all around the skirt and masses of Valencienne lace on the wings, collar and around the edge of the gown.measuring almost 43" long by 10" across chest line. The dress also has its original ribbon. In very good strong condition. The whitework embroidery is exceptional ,fine and detailed and elegant both in design and workmanship.