Pair of women's stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20
Maker Alfred Colditz


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

77.9 x 23.5 cm (30 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.504a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lisle (cotton). Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (b) “Superfine; Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer,” “3 Thread Real Maco Double Sole,” “Extra High Spliced Heel, Double Toes, Made in Germany”; labeled “Hosiery AC Underwear, No. 53.”

Credit Line

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