Gestation, Length, and size of Casket
Weeks gestation
(when the baby died not weeks of pregnancy)

Approximate Length

Recommended size casket from Heaven’s Gain

6 weeks

.25 inch

9 inch casket (with or without wood box)

7 weeks

.31 inch

9 inch casket (with or without wood box)

8 weeks

.5 inch

9 inch casket (with or without wood box)

9 weeks

1 inch

9 inch casket (with or without wood box)

10 weeks

1.5 inch

9 inch casket (with or without wood box)

11 weeks

2 inch

9 inch casket (with or without wood box)

12 weeks

2.5 inch

9 inch casket (with or without wood box)

13 weeks

3 inch

9 inch casket

14 weeks

3.5 inch

9 inch casket

16 weeks

7-8 inch

9 inch casket

18 weeks

7-9 inch

9 or 15 inch casket

20 weeks

10 inch

15 inch casket

22 weeks

11 inch

15 inch casket

24 weeks

12 inch

15 inch casket

26 weeks

13 inch

15 inch casket

28 weeks

14 inch

15-20 inch casket

30 weeks

15 inch

20 inch casket

32 weeks

16 inch

20 inch casket

34 weeks

17 inch

20 inch casket

36 weeks

18 inch

20 inch casket

38 weeks

19 inch

20 inch casket

40 weeks

20 inch

20 inch casket