Woman's stocking

German (Chemnitz)
1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

84 x 14 cm (33 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.1349

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s stocking. Knitted gold lisle (cotton) with eyelet-stitched pattern of large single and small double butterflies on instep. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked with dyer’s seal and “Germany, 9, 2677.”

Credit Line

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