Pair of women's stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

82 x 14.9 cm (32 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.519a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with net inserts with silk embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lisle (cotton) with three black net inserts embroidered in floral motif. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (a) “The Berkshire, 2474” and “Duplex, Germany.”

Credit Line

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