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Pair of women's stockings

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Woman's openwork stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork hexagonal and vegetative motifs. Reinforced toe, heel, and welt. Marked on (a) "The Berkshire, 2637" and "Spliced Heel and Toe, 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


23 x 68 cm (9 1/16 x 26 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts