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Pair of women's openwork stockings

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Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork design of cross garters and fleur-de-lis clocks. Reinforced toe, heel, welt. Marked on (a) "The Berkshire, 2417" and "Duplex, Germany."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


81 x 23.6 cm (31 7/8 x 9 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts