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Pair of boy's stockings

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Black leather uppers with straight tip toe caps; butted side seams. Round toes. Leather soles. Stacked leather flat heels. Leather insoles and linings; two pull-on straps. Worn by Edward Howard Hutchinson of Buffalo, N.Y. (1852-1938).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ganson Purcell

American (New York (?)), About 1855

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

22 x 12 cm (8 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.236a-b

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes