Pair of women's stockings

Probably French
about 1850–1900


Object Place: Probably France

Dimensions

70 x 20 cm (27 9/16 x 7 7/8 in. )

Accession Number

43.1259a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit and embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s openwork stockings. Knitted white silk with openwork vertical bands, horizontal band at top, embroidered row of small flowers above on instep. White cotton twill reinforced toe. Embroidered “VR” in red at top. Condition: soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection