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Pair of women's stockings

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Black lisle (cotton) knit. Reinforced toes, soles, heels, double welts. Marked on (b): "Berkshire Horsiery, Always Reliable," "The Berkshire, Perfect Seamless, Trade Mark, 683" and "Spliced Heel and Toe, 9."

Credit Line

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

American (Pennsylvania, Reading), About 1920–25

Object Place

Reading, Pennsylvania, USA


73.5 x 23.5 cm (28 15/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts