The Seamstress Statue (Leicester)
The Seamstress is a much-loved statue in Leicester City Centre.
It can be found in Hotel Street, off Horsefair Street, outside the City Rooms.
The Seamstress is not meant to be a particular person, but represents the importance to Leicester of the hosiery industry. Socks and stockings have been made in abundance in Leicester. The Seamstress is shown putting a seam into a stocking.
The statue was sculpted by James Butler, who also created two other statues in Leicester.
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