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Pair of women's stockings

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Woman's openwork stocking. Knitted white silk with openwork floral and decorative motif on instep. Marked "ES**36" and embroidered "WC" in red at top. Condition: soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably French, about 1850–1900

Object Place

Probably France

Dimensions

74 x 17.8 cm (29 1/8 x 7 in. )

Accession Number

43.1258a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes