From the seller:
DATING TO THE VICTORIAN 19TH C
FASHIONED OF A BROWN COTTON FABRIC WITH A RICH ROSE PRINT
BUTTONS CLOSED IN THE FRONT WITH LACE TRIMMING THE COLLAR AND CUFFS
FULL BUSTLE BACK, SIDES GATHERED WITH RICH POLONAISE EFFECT, FALLS LONG IN CENTER REAR
MINOR FADE UNDER THE ARMS THAT IS UNSEEN, A FULL NEW SET OF BUTTONS NEEDED
STRONG AND WEARABLE, EXCELLENT CONDITION
MEASUREMENTS IN INCHES:
LENGTH: 56 IN REAR
I love this style. This would be an everyday day dress. Can you imagine it with a pink cotton underskirt?
This style was popular throughout the entire Bustle and Natural Form periods. However, the higher neckline and some of the cut makes it look like more 1880's than 1870's as a possible date.