Pair of women's stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

85.8 x 13.5 cm (33 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.682a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with black and red silk embroidered decorative motif on instep. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, and welt. Marked on (a) “The Berkshire.”

Credit Line

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