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Three pairs of knit stockings with beadwork and crochet, Elizabeth Pauline Ebert, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha County, 1878-1879. Full description in link.

Three pairs of knit stockings with beadwork and crochet, Elizabeth Pauline Ebert, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha County, Full description in link.

Fabulous Pair of Late 19th century Amish Socks -- knitting colorwork and pattern inspiration

Fabulous Pair of Late 19th century Amish Socks -- knitting colorwork and pattern inspiration

UK, 19th cent. A pair of hand knitted cotton stockings with a lace pattern to knee height (30 cm [13"] from the heel) and stocking stitch tops, ending with three rows of eyelets  and few rows of K2P2 rib (61 cm [24"] from the heel).              The stockings are knitted in the round, with a seam rib  (one purl stitch on alternate rounds) in the middle of the neat leg shaping. The feet are 25.5 and 26.5 cms (10" and 10½") long. Possibly straight common heel.

UK, 19th cent. A pair of hand knitted cotton stockings with a lace pattern to knee height (30 cm [13"] from the heel) and stocking stitch tops, ending with three rows of eyelets and few rows of K2P2 rib (61 cm [24"] from the heel). The stockings are knitted in the round, with a seam rib (one purl stitch on alternate rounds) in the middle of the neat leg shaping. The feet are 25.5 and 26.5 cms (10" and 10½") long. Possibly straight common heel.

Object Name  Collar  Date  19th century

Collar Date: century Culture: Greek Medium: aloe fiber Dimensions: Length: 36 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Catharine Newbold, 1908 Accession Number:

19th Century Man's Stockings  Stockings of turkey red cotton, knit on stocking frame.

Century Man's Stockings Stockings of turkey red cotton, knit on stocking frame.

White silk knitted stockings, second half of 19th century, produced like this throughout the Victorian era.

White silk knitted stockings, second half of century, produced like this throughout the Victorian era.

Pair of heavy white cotton knitted stockings        American, Early 19th century

Pair of heavy white cotton knitted stockings American, Early century

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