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Description

Pair of nylon women's stockings in cardboard box w/ paper wrapping inside box. Nylon's w/ thin green band 4" from top. Reinforced toe and heel. White box w/ black stripe down center w/ manufacturer name. Nylons are nude color.

Details

Maker
Wayne Knitting Mills (Maker)
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
Printed on box: ""Belle-Sharmeer/ FAMOUS SYMBOL OF FIT/ WAYNE KNITTING MILLS/ 1270 AVENUE OF AMERICAS, N.Y.C./ 625 SEAMLESS 11/ GLOW/.../ MODITE $1.45/ BUSINESS SHEET H&T"" Box insert: ""Belle-Sharmeer/ IN ALL ELG SIZES"" Nylons: ""LEG SIZED/ by/ Belle-Sharmeer/ ALL NYLON/ MODITE 11""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
cardboard
nylon
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
footwear
Men's clothing
nylon
STOCKING
stockings
Women's clothing
Dimensions
9.75 x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.27A-E
Credit Line
Estate of Rosamond Gifford
GUSN
26454

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