Baptismal gown

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Description Baptismal gown worn by Addie Herd. The cotton gown gathers at the waist; both the waist and the square neckline tie in the back. The A-line skirt has five horizontal tucks at its hem and features an embroidered, scalloped edge. Embroidery decorates the neckline and short cap sleeves.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 40 inches length
8 inches width (shoulder)
Nomenclature Christening gown
Subjects Owned/used by: Hurd, Addie
Used in (possibly) Kansas, United States
Clothing. Children's Dresses. Girls'. 1860-1890s
Clothing. Children's Dresses. Infants'. 1860-1890s
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1865 - Not later than 1873
(Addie Hurd's birth date is between 1863 and 1873.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8536.3

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