Fine Cotton Stockings
Fully fashioned stockings.
Art work details
Women's stocking knitted in very fine white cotton with worked clocks. Knitted into the welt is a crown above NATIONAL EXHIBITION 1851 WARD & CO MANUFACTURERS.
This is probably Ward, Sturt, Sharp & Ward of Belper, whose entry in the Exhibition catalogue includes 'cotton and lisle hose made on a 70-guage frame'.
ID Number: L-C-582-1961-1