Pair of stockings

Italian
17th century


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

20 x 54 cm (7 7/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1953a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; knitting and embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered clocks of silver yarns and wires in conventionalized vegetative motif. Knitted mottled salmon silk ground, five blue bands at top. Condition: somewhat discolored at feet.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection