Stockings

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-26454

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

Descriptive Terms

stockings
footwear
cardboard
nylon
Men's clothing
Women's clothing
STOCKING

Inscription

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""

Maker

Wayne Knitting Mills (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Dimensions

9.75 x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Rosamond Gifford

Accession Number

2000.27A-E

Places

New York state (United States)