User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Pair of women's stockings

Start collecting

Woman's stockings. Knitted white lisle (cotton) with printed design of red and orange fruit on green leaves. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, and double welt. Marked on (a) "Germany."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1910–25

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


77.6 x 28.4 cm (30 9/16 x 11 3/16 in. )

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts