Pair of women's stockings

German
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

23 x 70 cm (9 1/16 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.425a-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) “Duplex” (toe), “Double Soles,” “Duplex” (heel); labeled “Friedrich Kircheisen, Chemnitz, 848, lisle, heavy weight, Germany.”

Credit Line

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