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Leg of a stocking

This piece is knit by machine. The main part of the stocking is of gray blue silk. The wide clocks have a bright yellow ground and are decorated by conventional trees and plants, and birds. The design is of white, dark blue, and pink silk. Like 96.498.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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Medium or Technique

Silk; knitting


Textiles and Fashion Arts