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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted black lisle (cotton). Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked on (a) "Duplex" (toe), "Double Soles," "Duplex" (heel); labeled "Friedrich Kircheisen, Chemnitz, 848, lisle, heavy weight, Germany."

Credit Line

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

German, about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

23 x 70 cm (9 1/16 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.425a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes