Pair of women's stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20
Maker Wex & Soehne (German, 1900–1920)


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

78 x 22 cm (30 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.505a-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 (a) “Silk Lisle,” “High Spliced Heel and Double Sole, Germany,” “Double Garter Welt”; labeled “Wex and Soehne, Chemnitz, No. 9029DT.”

Credit Line

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