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Pair of stockings

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Pair of white cotton knitted stockings, instep and lower leg in vertical stripes of fancy stitches, upper leg in horizontal stripes of fancy open-work stitches, initial: S, and symbol embroidered in black silk in cross stitch on top of stockings; stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

68 x 12.5 cm (26 3/4 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.253a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes