#1866 $2,500 American rural indigo cotton print dress, c.1795-1810 This transitional-style dress, hard to date accurately, may have been remade from an earlier garment. The open front bodice without bust darts is cut in the 18th century manner. The blue-ivory plaid bodice lining is identical to linings of other 18th century New England dresses. The bust measures 31" with the fronts just touching. The waist is adjustable by drawstring. The length is 49" from shoulder to hem.