GB28b Christening Baby Robe (detail)
Christening Baby Robe, Ayrshire work, mid 19th century. Muslin embroidered with white cotton thread in stain stitch with a variety of lace filling stitches. Length 122 cm.Detail of Ayrshire whitework christening robe showing the embroidered central panel of the bodice and side flounces. Collected by the Needlework Development Scheme.