Pair of women's lace stockings

French
mid-19th century


Object Place: French

Dimensions

76 x 25.5 cm (29 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.566a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lace in shell motif. Solid toe, sole, heel, and double welt.

Provenance

Worn by Mrs. Julie Stebbins Perry (died 1859) of Pepperell, Mass., about 1857.

Credit Line

The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell