Pair of socks

Indian
late 19th or early 20th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. (27.3 x 11.4 cm)

Accession Number

59.994a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knitted

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted silk sock with design of stylized plants and border with several bands of vines, leaves and blossoms in white, red, purple and black on bright green ground; sole of foot has pattern is white and green.

Provenance

Gift from High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts to the MFA, December 10, 1959

Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts