Pair of women's openwork stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

78.2 x 23.3 cm (30 13/16 x 9 3/16 in.) a-b connected

Accession Number

69.517a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork boot in net motif with row of trees at top. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (a):”The Berkshire” and “Spliced Heels and Toes, Germany, 2635, 9 1/2.”

Credit Line

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