Stockings

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1827

GUSN

GUSN-6748

Description

White; ribbed from ankle to foot; above calf is plain stockdinette stitch, with ribbed top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stockings
footwear
cotton (textile)
handmade
knitting (process)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Knit
Handmade
STOCKINGS

Inscription

Note handwritten in ink, sewn in: ""Stockings 1827 - Estate of Mrs. O.F. Swasey"". Knitted in at top: ""CP"" [in diamond-shaped box].

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Dimensions

15.25 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1949.21B