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Pair of women's lace stockings

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes