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Pair of stockings

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes