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Pair of women's clocked stockings

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Knitted black silk boot with embroidered white silk clock. Silk alternates with white cotton bands at mid-leg; cotton upper leg. Reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (b): "Silk Thread."

Credit Line

The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell

American, about 1910–20

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

81.7 x 25.5 cm (32 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.451a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton knit with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes