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Pair of women's stockings

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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

American (Reading, Pennsylvania), about 1925

Object Place

Reading, Pennsylvania, USA


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

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with resin and pigment print


Textiles and Fashion Arts