Pair of white cotton knitted stockings

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

73 x 18 cm (28 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1781a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Feet plain, new heels knitted in, upper quarter of leg plain, rest of stocking in fancy shell stitch in vertical ribs; pieces of white cotton cloth sewn to tops of stockings; yellowed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins