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Pair of stockings  - Nevertity

Nevertity

  • Object:

    Pair of stockings

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1960s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Nylon and printed cellophane

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    T.100B&C-1983

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of tan nylon stockings contained in a cellophane envelope printed with the head of Queen Nefertiti.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1960s (made)

Artist/maker

Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Nylon and printed cellophane

Marks and inscriptions

'NEVERTITY [sic] / American Style / Nylon Stockings / For Sureness and / Practicability'
Printed on packaging

Dimensions

Width: 19 cm packaging, Height: 23 cm packaging

Descriptive line

Pair of nylon stockings 'Nevertity' in packaging, made by Nylon Hosiery Co. Ltd, England, 1960s

Production Note

"American-style" stockings made for British market

Materials

Nylon; Cellophane

Categories

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

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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