Pair of women's stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

23 x 68 cm (9 1/16 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.687a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s openwork stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork hexagonal and vegetative motifs. Reinforced toe, heel, and welt. Marked on (a) “The Berkshire, 2637” and “Spliced Heel and Toe, 9 1/2.”

Credit Line

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