Pair of women's stockings

American


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

87 x 14 cm (34 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.609a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton knit with silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sheer knitted gray silk boot embroidered with three gray and gold birds on instep. Gray reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, upper leg and welt. Marked on (b) “Pure Thread Silk.” Cf. 69.437a-b and 69.608a-b.

Credit Line

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