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Pair of women's ribbed stockings

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Knitted brown and gray cotton in vertical ribbed pattern. Tan toe, heel, and welt. Seamless. Label inside welt of (a) "Burson Fashioned Hose, Pat. App. For." Condition: darning repair on (b).

Credit Line

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

American (Rockford, Ill.), about 1910–30

Object Place

Rockford, Illinois, USA


90.4 x 26.4 cm (35 9/16 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit


Textiles and Fashion Arts