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Pair of women's stockings

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Woman's stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with black and red silk embroidered decorative motif on instep. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, and welt. Marked on (a) "The Berkshire."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


85.8 x 13.5 cm (33 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts