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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted flesh-colored silk with purple, green paste flower outlined in gold at knee. Ecru reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, upper leg and double welt. Marked on (b): "Tuff Hose, Reg.U.S.Pat.Off., The Hose of Merit." Condition: (b) soiled.

Credit Line

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

American (Reading, Pennsylvania), about 1925

Object Place

Reading, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

83.1 x 16.4 cm (32 11/16 x 6 7/16 in. )

Accession Number

69.479a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes