5" shoulder width. 9" waist. 14" overall length. A cotton plaid dress features a slightly-high waist,rolled collar,fitted bodice,very full sleeves achieved by cartridge pleats at the shoulders,and forming into narrow lower sleeves with fitted cuffs. Along with a hand-woven linen tablier with maroon silk straps and ties,large center pocket,and embroidered featherstitch borders enclosing embroidered flowers and vines. Circa 1850.