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Pair of women's stockings

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Knitted black lisle (cotton) with purple silk ribbon cross garters laced through eyelets and tied in bows at top and bottom. Reinforced toe, heel, welt. Marked on (b) "Made in Germany."

Credit Line

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

German, 1910–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


86 x 14.4 cm (33 7/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit with silk satin ribbon


Textiles and Fashion Arts