Pair of men's socks

French
late 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

26 x 27 cm (10 1/4 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2003a-b

Medium or Technique

Knitted silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted silk: blue and yellow horizontal stripes on gray ground. Embroidered blue and yellow vertical stripes and pink flowers in center of resulting boxes. Two narrow blue stripes at top. Ref.: Seligman and Hughes, Domestic Needlework, Pl. 22D. Former Coll. G. Saville Seligman (London).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection