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Pair of women's stockings

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Woman's openwork stockings. Knitted white silk with openwork vertical bands, horizontal band at top, embroidered row of small flowers above on instep. White cotton twill reinforced toe. Embroidered "VR" in red at top. Condition: soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably French, about 1850–1900

Object Place

Probably France


70 x 20 cm (27 9/16 x 7 7/8 in. )

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Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit and embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts