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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted ecru silk boot. Orange beige cotton toe, sle, heel, and welt. Marked on (b) "Tuff Hose, Reg. U.S. Pat. Off., The Hose of Merit"; label "Your Judgement based upon an examination of the texture of the fabric in this pair of stockings will justify all we say of the 157 E."

Credit Line

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


Object Place

United States


83 x 21.5 cm (32 11/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit


Textiles and Fashion Arts