Pair of clocked stockings

Italian
mid-17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

21 x 53.5 cm (8 1/4 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1946a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered clocks of polychrome floss and twisted silk yarns in stylized vegetative motif. Knitted green silk ground, four red and four white stripes at top, green reinforced heels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection