User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Pair of stockings

Start collecting

Woman's stockings. Knitted peach silk. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, and welt. Red abnd at welt. Marked "hdi/first quality/reg. U.S. Pat. Off." on (a).

Credit Line

Source unidentified

American, about 1920–30

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

81.5 x 22.5 cm (32 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.100a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes