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Pair of socks

Pair of socks

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (designed)
    Italy (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1987 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Quant, Mary, born 1930 (designer)
    Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Acrylic and nylon

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Phoebe Bullock

  • Museum number:

    T.113 to B-1990

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of acrylic and nylon socks with a camouflage design.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (designed)
Italy (manufactured)

Date

1987 (made)

Artist/maker

Quant, Mary, born 1930 (designer)
Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Acrylic and nylon

Object history note

Given to the V&A in 1990 (registered File number 1989/1676), the donor had received them for Christmas in 1987.

Descriptive line

Pair of acrylic and nylon socks, designed by Mary Quant, Great Britain/Italy, 1987

Materials

Acrylic; Nylon

Subjects depicted

Camouflage

Categories

Accessories; Clothing; Plastic

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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