Pair of women's stockings

American
Hinchman, Vezin & Co. (American, 1900–1920)


Object Place: New York, United States

Dimensions

74 x 24 cm (29 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.662a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lisle (cotton). Reinforced gray and black linen toe, heel. Marked on (a) “Reinforced to Here,” “Linen Toe,” “Linen Heel,” “Silk Lisle,” “Narrow High Splicing,” “Double Top, Garter Proof, Tear Stops Here, Patented July 4 191?”; labeled “Hinchman, Vezin and Co., New York, Manufactured by John Blood and Co., No. 37L,” “The Ravel Stop Hose…,” “Indestructable Heels and Toes.”

Credit Line

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