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Late 19th C Stockings with Embroidery

Late 19th C Stockings with Embroidery

Late 19th C Stockings with Embroidery

Late 19th C Stockings with Embroidery


As red stockings go, if they are not striped, I believe this is the next best thing: wonderful floral embroidery, not overdone but just enough to show on the top of the foot.

They are made of cotton and measure 22 inches in length.  The embroidery is worked in satin floss and they each still retain two white porcelain buttons at the top of each stocking.  Condition is excellent with no rips, holes or tears.  Looks like they may never have been worn.

What a wonderful pair to hang from the mantel during this season adding a bit of style and grace to the holiday hearth!

Price: $185


The items featured here are a small sampling of our inventory. If you are looking for a particular item, it may be in the shop so don't hesitate to contact me. Also, do check the photos under the "Shop & Shows" feature page, as you may spot an item in one of them that speaks to your collecting sensibility.

Also, don't hesitate to ask for more photos of a piece..Or ask as many questions as you like about it.


Terms and Conditions of Sale:

Personal checks, money orders, cashiers checks. Personal checks require a 7 business day bank clearance period. Unless prior arrangements have been made, payment must be received within 7 days or item will be re-offered for sale.

I guarantee all items to be as described. I try to be as thorough and meticulous in my descriptions as possible, and will gladly send additional photos as well as answer any questions about a piece in order to avoid return of merchandise.

In the event there is a discrepancy with respect to an item's representation, I must be notified within 48 hours of receipt of the piece. Upon notification, and my approval, the item must be returned within 7 days in the condition it was received in order to receive a refund less shipping and insurance.

Taxes:
Pennsylvania residents must pay 6% sales tax unless they possess a valid resale number.

Shipping and Handling:
Purchaser is responsible for all shipping, handling and insurance costs. I ship via the best and lowest priced carrier for the piece. Pickup of items at The Black Angus in Adamstown, Pennsylvania is a possibility depending on circumstances.

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