With button-in long sleeves, drawstring at wide neckline, hook-and-eye closure at back, lined with ecru linen. Skirt has small watch pocket in side front seam, hem faced with wide border of polished green cotton and green braid at hem.
My Collection, Inside Out: The 1874 Kate Pendergast Dress
eBay| Mid-1800s : All hand-made. Outer fabric wool (green) wt velvet (black) trim. Inner lining muslin (beige). Built-in corset. Metal strips are sewn into jacket's fabric. Buttons on outside are decorative. Closes wt hook & eyes on inside. It also has a 'cumberbund' that attaches at the waist at the very bottom of the jacket. Neck, side to side 4 1/2" Shoulder seam to shoulder seam 18" Bust armpit to armpit 14" Waist 11" Nape of neck to bottom 21" Sleeve length from seam to bottom 19"