Woman's stocking

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

77.7 x 13.5 cm (30 9/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.698

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s openwork stocking. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork design of hen and rooster surrounded by floral motifs, rising sun flanked by two roosters above. Reinforced toe, heel, welt.

Credit Line

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