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Pair of cream colored cotton stockings

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes