3 " shoulder width. 7 " waist. 13" overall length. Of very crisp emerald-green silk taffeta,the gown features a dart-shaped fitted bodice with hidden hook and eye closure at the front,pagoda-style sleeves,flat-front skirt centered by pleats that continue into gathers at the back. The gown is trimmed with diamond-shaped black velvet appliques on the bodice,sleeves and all-around the hem. Circa 1860.