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Pair of clocked stockings

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Embroidered clocks of straw-colored silk yarns in decorative motif. Knitted rose silk ground, thirteen yellow stripes at top, polychrome sole.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, 1650–1750

Object Place

Europe

Dimensions

19 x 52 cm (7 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.1944a-b

Medium or Technique

Knitted silk, embroidered with silk yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes