Pair of women's stockings

American (Pennsylvania, Reading)
About 1920–25
Maker Berkshire Knitting Mills


Object Place: Reading, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

77.5 x 24.3 cm (30 1/2 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.510a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black lisle (cotton) knit with four white bands at welts. Reinforced toes, soles, heels, double welts. Marked on (a): “Berkshire Hosiery, Always Reliable,” “Berkshire, 890,” and “Extra Spliced Heel and Toe, 9.”

Credit Line

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