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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted cocoa-colored silk with red, orange, green paste cherries outlined in gold at knee. Sand-colored reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, upper leg and double welt. Marked on (b): "Tuff Hose, Reg.U.S.Pat.Off., The House of Merit." Condition: (a) soiled.

Credit Line

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

American, about 1925

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

76.1 x 23 cm (29 15/16 x 9 1/16 in. )

Accession Number

69.476a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with paste beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes