Pair of women's stockings

German (Chemnitz)
about 1910–17


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

84.5 x 15 cm (33 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1341a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with silk embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) in net design with snake wrapped around leg embroidered with green silk tongue and green and red silk eyes. Solid reinforced toe, sole, heel, upper leg, and double welt.

Credit Line

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