Pair of women's stockings

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


Object Place: Reading, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

83.3 x 20.2 cm (32 13/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.482a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with resin and pigment print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk knit with red and green paste vegetative motif outlined in gold on instep. Reinforced cotton toe, soles, heels, upper legs, double welts. Marked on (a): “Tuff Hose, Reg.U.S.Pat.Off., 950” and “Patent Applied For.”

Credit Line

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