Stocking

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1795

GUSN

GUSN-190014

Description

Beige cotton stockings, ribbed around calf opening. Seam down back with small lines sewn on either side of the seam, the same lines extend up about an inch from the toes. Distinguishable foot, with a heel and toe. On the upper outside of the calf on the back of the stocking is a sewn in design.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

stockings
cotton (textile)
knitting (process)
silver (metal)
Stocking

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Horsch Lightbody

Accession Number

2005.24.1.1-2

Places

New Hampshire (United States)
Weare (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)