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Pair of stockings

Embroidered clocks of polychrome floss and twisted silk in floral design. Knitted orange silk ground, six white stripes at top. Condition: stained, some holes.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian and French, 16th–19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

43.1945a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery and knitting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes