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Tights

Tights

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1975 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Quant, Mary, born 1930 (designer)
    Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Machine knitted nylon and machine embroidered applique

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd

  • Museum number:

    T.101C-1983

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

White sheer machine knitted nylon tights with machine-embroidered blue and white butterfly applique.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1975 (made)

Artist/maker

Quant, Mary, born 1930 (designer)
Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Machine knitted nylon and machine embroidered applique

Dimensions

Width: 17.5 cm packaging, Length: 24 cm packaging

Descriptive line

Pair of machine knitted nylon tights, designed by Mary Quant, made by Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd, England, ca. 1975

Materials

Nylon

Techniques

Machine embroidery

Subjects depicted

Butterflies

Categories

Shopping; Fashion; Accessories; Underwear; Women's clothes

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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