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Pair of clocked stockings

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Clocked stockings. Embroidered clocks of polychrome floss and twisted silk yarns in floral motif. Blue knitted silk ground, seven white stripes at top, white heels, soles and toes.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, late 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

21 x 55.5 cm (8 1/4 x 21 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1943a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes