A beautiful 1860’s Civil War era two tone green plaid silk dress. The bodice and sleeve cuffs are trimmed with bands of green velvet trim. The bodice is lined with cotton and has a front hook and eye closure. The green satin buttons are decorative. The armscyes and waist are piped. The skirt is fully lined with cotton. The dress is in very good and sturdy condition. Bust 32 Waist 22 Front Skirt length 40 Back length 44 Width at hemline 158. Ebay
Civil War Era Brown Green Silk Plaid Dress | eBay Dress closes w/row of tiny buttons, domed green glass set into brass caps w/metal shanks on backs & appear original to the dress. Bodice & sleeves are trimmed w/black velvet ribbon &green fringe. A piece of lace is gathered &sewn to the neckline forming a simple collar. Bodice &sleeves lined w/sturdy cotton. Approx measurements: 54" L; 36" B; 28" W; shoulder to waist 18"; sleeve underarm 21"