1897 Ad Chicago-Rockford Hosiery Black Cat Leather Knee Stockings Boys LHJ6


This is a small original 1897 black and white print ad for the Chicago-Rockford Hosiery Company of Kenosha, Wisconsin. This ad features their Black Cat Triple Knee Leather Stockings for boys.


This 114+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.75 x 2.75 inches; 12 x 7 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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