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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted black lisle (cotton) with vertical blue band edged in white at welt. Marked "The Berkshire, Always Reliable," "The Berkshire, 2600," "Spliced Heel and Toe, Germany, 9."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), About 1906–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


73.2 x 25.5 cm (28 13/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts