Pair of women's stockings

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


Object Place: Reading, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

16 x 86 cm (6 5/16 x 33 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.481a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with beads and metallic pigment

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted white silk with blue, green paste floral design outlined in gold on front of leg. Reinforced cotton toe, sole, heel, upper leg and double welt. Marked on (a): “Tuff Hose, Reg.U.S.Pat.Off., 950.”

Credit Line

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