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Pair of women's stockings

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Woman's stockings. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with purple and white silk embroidered diamonds on instep. Reinforced toe, heel, and welt.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


80.2 x 15 cm (31 9/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with silk embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts