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Pair of clocked stockings

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Embroidered clock of white silk yarns in stylized floral motif with yellow and pink silk details, knitted white gore. Knitted blue silk ground, eleven red and white bands at top.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, about 1790–1800

Object Place

Probably France

Dimensions

18 x 50.5 cm (7 1/16 x 19 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1948a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes