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Pair of stockings

Italian and French
16th–19th century


Object Place: Italy (probably)

Dimensions

19.5 x 53.5 cm (7 11/16 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1950a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery and knitting

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered clocks of silver yarns and wires in conventionalized vegetative motif. Knitted salmon silk ground. Condition: discolored, especially at feet; some holes.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection