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A set of fine Christening robes

Maker:  Maker Unknown


A set of fine Christening robes, accessories and basket, English, late 17th or early 18th century, comprising: a basket with quilted ivory satin lining, fringed satin border; a quilted ivory. Satin robe adorned with silk bows to the front opening, with detached quilted sleeves with guilted lozenge borders, a faded pale blue guilted satin pin cushion on pillow; embossed lawn baby clothes and accessories comprising: a lawn shirt edged embossed with berries, tendrils and feather-like leaves with bobbin tape lace edging; two pairs of mitts, one lace edged' coif; two rosettes; two long bibs, a sleeve; a small collar white worked spot border and acorn tassels; a pin tucked collar; a handkerchief; and a small collar worked with spots (qty).

ID:  114722



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