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Pair of children's stockings

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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

American, 1892

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes