Pair of socks

Indian
19th–20th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 4 1/2 in. (27.9 x 11.4 cm)

Accession Number

59.993a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool, knitted

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sock of knitted wool with design of red and white striped field, crossed with bands of small sprigs in white, green, yellow, blue, pink, and black; narrow borders and bands of vines, leaves, and blossoms in same colors; four wide bands around ankle. Sole shows pattern identical to top.

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