Stockings

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-259078

Description

Pair of knee-length white cotton stockings; braided knit pattern runs along arch of foot to ankle, inside is a birdseye diaper pattern; brown cross-stitched monograms on leg; padded heels; modern repairs on toes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stockings
cotton (textile)
thread
cross stitch
embroidery (visual works)
sewing (visual works)
monogramming
Knit
Cotton
Stocking

Inscription

"BBW" (cross stitch)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Footwear

Dimensions

18 1/2 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edwards Rogerson

Accession Number

2001.196AB

Places

Rhode Island (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)