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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted black silk boot. Cotton toe, heel, upper leg and welt. Marked on (a) "D'Jay," "Duo-Seme," "Patented Sept. 21, 1920; David Jacobs Sole Licensee."

Provenance

D'Jay brand by David Jacobs Corporation, New York

Credit Line

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

American, about 1920–30

Object Place

New York, USA

Dimensions

86.3 x 19.5 cm (34 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.422a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes