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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted black silk boot and sole. Black cotton toe, heel, upper leg and welt. Marked on (a) "Pure Silk and Fibre Silk"; labeled "Hinchman, Vezin and Co., New York, Manufactured by John Blood and Co.; No. 56, 6F; Boot Guaranteed 16 In or Over.

Credit Line

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

American, about 1900–20

Object Place

New York, USA


80.5 x 25 cm (31 11/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts