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Pair of socks

Late 19th to early 20th century


Object Place: The Balkans

Dimensions

16 x 25.5 cm (6 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.832a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool; knitted

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted wool and gilt-metal yarns. Triangular toe, heel and sole, black ground with geometric pattern in red and white, touches of yellow and orange. Top section of triangles and diamonds in orange, green, gold on black ground separated by bands of white. Good condition: hole in sole of b.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George L. Kirk