This gorgeous Victorian skirt looks to be Civil War era and is fashioned of silk and is cream in color. The skirt is entirely handmade and is in very good condition to age. None of the silk on the skirt is shattered but some of it is stained. The waistband is made of a cream colored cotton muslin. The closure at the center back of the waist band is missing and needs to be replaced. The skirt measures 30" around the waist, waistline to hemline measures 42"L, the sweep of the skirt measures 137 1/2" around.