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Knitted black lisle (cotton). Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (a) "Silk Lisle," "High Spliced Heel and Double Sole, Germany," "Double Garter Welt"; labeled "Wex and Soehne, Chemnitz, No. 9029DT."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


78 x 22 cm (30 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts