Pair of children's stockings

Dyer Louis Hermsdorf


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

38 x 14.6 cm (14 15/16 x 5 3/4 in. )

Accession Number

69.939a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s full-fashioned stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with white toes, soles and heels, white band below double welts. Marked “Inflexible Black dyer’s seal, Guaranteed Stainless, Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer,” “Real Maco,” “Spliced French Sole” and “Extra Spliced Heel, 59.”(on (a) only)

Credit Line

The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell