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1840-1860 silk stockings (2003.111/2)

Object Name: stockings

Place of Creation: England
Date: 1840-1860

Accession Number: 2003.111/2
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
Support
 
Technique
  • machine knitted
Description

Cream machine-knitted silk, machine embroidered in cream, untwisted silk over instep and front of ankle in geometric pattern with satin stitch; seamed along backs, under boot and across toes; double green band at top, "POU MR" knitted into band at top.

Dimensions

Type: Length (whole)
Height: 44 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Length (foot)
Height: 19
Width:
Depth: