Pair of women's stockings

American (Reading, Pennsylvania)
about 1925
Made by Berkshire Knitting Mills


Object Place: Reading, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

83.1 x 16.4 cm (32 11/16 x 6 7/16 in. )

Accession Number

69.479a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted flesh-colored silk with purple, green paste flower outlined in gold at knee. Ecru reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, upper leg and double welt. Marked on (b): “Tuff Hose, Reg.U.S.Pat.Off., The Hose of Merit.” Condition: (b) soiled.

Credit Line

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