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Pair of women's stockings

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Sheer stockings. Sheer knitted white silk boot embroidered with three blue and gold silk birds on instep. White reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, upper leg, and welt. Marked on (b) "Pure Thread Silk."

Credit Line

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

American, about 1920–30

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

84.3 x 14.7 cm (33 3/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.437a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton knit with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes