3 " shoulder width. 7" waist. 12" front length. 16" back length. A beautiful fabric of textured cream silk blend forms into an over-dress with front waist closure,widely-flared sides,crossed wide suspender straps and an extended-length skirt at the back and two oval-shaped pockets. The gown is richly-trimmed with brown soutache at both front and back. Circa 1865.