Pair of children's stockings

American
1892
Maker Dunton & Winter


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

15.5 x 46 cm (6 1/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.940a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s seamless ribbed stockings. Knitted maroon wool with plain-ribbed boots, maroon/white heather mixture band at double welts, toes and heels. English soles. Labeled “10/25/21, Dunton and Winter, Bought in 1892, by Dunton’s father, retailed for 20 cents per pr.”

Provenance

Bought in 1892, by Duntons father, retailed for 20 cents per pr.

Credit Line

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