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Pair of stockings

Openwork over instep embroidered with polychrome silk yarns in lozenges and chevrons. Knitted rust silk ground, two narrow white bands at top, white toes. Embroidered inscription "JOVAN-DA" between bands at top b. Condition: toes much worn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, 1650–1750

Object Place

Europe

Accession Number

43.2002a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes