Pair of women's stockings

German
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

79 x 25.2 cm (31 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.445a-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) “Inflexible Black, Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer,” “744, 9 1/2”; labeled “Walker, Stetson Co., Boston, Mass., Style No. 744, Sizes 8 1/2-10, D1M, 1/2 doz., Made in Germany.”

Credit Line

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