Pair of women's stockings

German
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

78.4 x 26 cm (30 7/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.420a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lisle (cotton). Reinforced tow, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (a) “Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer,” “Extra Fine Gauze Lisle, Double Sole,” “High Spliced Heel, Germany,” “Double Garter Welt.”

Credit Line

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