STUNNING ANTIQUE LAWN/LACEWORK BABY's CHRISTENING CAPE
This frilly Victorian cape has all the charm of this era rolled into one fantastic piece ! On the finest of lawn is quality white work of delicate flowers, laces and pintucks in the fullest bloom ! An enchanting sight to behold !
Circa 1890 a most beautiful fine lawn, lace, whitework and pintucked baby's Christening cape totally embellished from the deep collar down to the lace hemline with panels of whitework, insertions of lace, panels of fine lawn and row upon row of pintucks. Beautiful to look at and extremely heavily gathered, this quality item would be a most fabulous addition to any baby's Christening outfit. An adjustable sweet lace tie acts as closure at the neckline.
Measuring inner neck......11 1/2" collar depth......6" length.......16 1/2" hemline circumference......116".
Having been freshly laundered this stunning cape is sparkling white and is in excellent condition there being just a couple of minute pinholes totally lost in the numerous folds of this lovely item.
An amazing quality find from the past will make the sweetest Angel smile!
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