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Pair of stockings

Embroidered clocks of silver yarns and wires in conventionalized vegetative motif. Knitted salmon silk ground. Condition: discolored, especially at feet; some holes.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian and French, 16th–19th century

Object Place

Italy (probably)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery and knitting


Textiles and Fashion Arts