Pair of women's stockings

German
1910–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

86 x 14.4 cm (33 7/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.434a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with silk satin ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted black lisle (cotton) with purple silk ribbon cross garters laced through eyelets and tied in bows at top and bottom. Reinforced toe, heel, welt. Marked on (b) “Made in Germany.”

Credit Line

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