Pair of women's stockings

American


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

83.5 x 14.5 cm (32 7/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.608a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton knit with silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sheer knitted yellow silk boot embroidered with three yellow and gold silk birds on instep. Yellow reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, upper leg and welt. Marked on (b) “Pure Thread Silk.” Cf. 69.437a-b and 69.609a-b.

Credit Line

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