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Pair of stockings  - 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:


  • 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)


1960s (made)


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


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


Nylon; Cellophane


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


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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