Pair of clocked stockings

European
1650–1750


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

19 x 52 cm (7 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.1944a-b

Medium or Technique

Knitted silk, embroidered with silk yarns

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered clocks of straw-colored silk yarns in decorative motif. Knitted rose silk ground, thirteen yellow stripes at top, polychrome sole.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection