Pair of women's openwork stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

81 x 23.6 cm (31 7/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.502a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork design of cross garters and fleur-de-lis clocks. Reinforced toe, heel, welt. Marked on (a) “The Berkshire, 2417” and “Duplex, Germany.”

Credit Line

The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell