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Pair of women's stockings

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Black silk knit with white and green paste water lily outlined in gold at knees. Reinforced cotton toe, soles, heels, upper legs, double welts.

Credit Line

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

American (Reading, Pennsylvania), about 1925

Object Place

Reading, Pennsylvania, USA


83.5 x 15.8 cm (32 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with resin or glass beads and pigment


Textiles and Fashion Arts