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Pair of women's openwork stockings

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Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork boot in net motif with row of trees at top. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (a):"The Berkshire" and "Spliced Heels and Toes, Germany, 2635, 9 1/2."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


78.2 x 23.3 cm (30 13/16 x 9 3/16 in.) a-b connected

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts