Pair of women's stockings

German
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

77.9 x 22.5 cm (30 11/16 x 8 7/8 x 27 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.427a-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) “Superior Lisle Thread,” “Ex Double Sole, Finest Sea Island Lisle,” “High Spliced Heel, Louis Hermsdorf,” “Spliced Selvedge,” “Garter Top.”

Credit Line

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