Men's coral silk stockings, 1725-1750. Frame knitted, both sides woven with cream clocks surmounted by a five balled crown, above flower and foliage meanders flanking the cream foot inserts, the top woven with a wide band flanked by two narrower bands.
Stockings Date: 1887 Culture: British Medium: wool, silk Dimensions: no dimensions available Credit Line: Gift of A. Hyatt Mayor, 1954 Accession Number: C.I.X.54.7.1a, b - Shaped Common Heel and embroidery. Color changes at ends of heels and toe. Note wear on back of heel.