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Hosiery Mending Kit

2015.62.155 (RS222764)

Description

Hosiery Mending Kit

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1940
Inscriptions
"La Petite Pacquette Real Silk." (printed)
"DIRECTIONS: For Use of Run-Arrestor Wands: MOISTEN RUN-ARRESTOR and Touch Both Ends of Run in Stocking. Will Remain Fixed Until Washed. Real Silk Hosiery Mills Inc. Indianapolis, IND." (printed)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
silk (fiber)
Object type
Personal Gear; Clothing Care Artifacts
Descriptive terms
hosiery
Kit, Hosiery Mending
mending
paper (fiber product)
silk (fiber)
Accession Number
2015.62.155
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310861

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