Pair of women's stockings

German
about 1900–20


Object Place: Shonau, Wilhelm Loehnert, Germany

Dimensions

80.3 x 26.2 cm (31 5/8 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.428a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton). Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (a) “Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer,” “Real Maco Double Sole,” “High Spliced Heel, Germany,” “Double Garter Welt”; labeled “WL, No. 1288, long toe.”

Credit Line

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