Clothing accessories

Object Number: 
2002.1.1660
Date: 
1940-1960
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 x 3/4 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
This tiny booklet resembles a match book, has a drawing of a woman's legs on the front and reads "Realsilk/ For Beauty, Fit and Wear". Inside are match-like cardboard sticks, the ends coated with adhesive, that can be used to stop runs in pantyhose. Directions for use inside the cover.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group