Pair of clocked stockings

French
about 1790–1800


Object Place: Probably France

Dimensions

18 x 50.5 cm (7 1/16 x 19 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1948a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered clock of white silk yarns in stylized floral motif with yellow and pink silk details, knitted white gore. Knitted blue silk ground, eleven red and white bands at top.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection