Pair of women's stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

86.7 x 14.3 cm (34 1/8 x 5 5/8 in.) a-b connected

Accession Number

69.683a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with laced silk ribbon and silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with eyelet embroidery and black silk lacing at slash on instep. Reinforced toe, heel, and welt. Marked on (b) “Made in Germany.” Same as 69.599a-b.

Credit Line

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