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Pair of women's wedding stockings

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Knitted white cotton with openwork boot. Worn by Elizabeth A. (Mrs. David) Nichols (18– ) at her wedding, 1855.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman

American, 1855

Object Place

Boston?, USA

Dimensions

56 x 17 cm (22 1/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.255a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes