Pair of cream colored cotton stockings

English
19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

67.5 x 18.2 cm (26 9/16 x 7 3/16 in. )

Accession Number

51.1996a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton, silk; knit with embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of cream colored cotton stockings with insteps embroidered in pattern of forget-me-nots in light blue and yellow silks; never worn: stamp on each toe: Lisle Thread 8 1/2 n; stamped at top: Superior Lisle Thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler