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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) "Inflexible Black, Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer," "744, 9 1/2"; labeled "Walker, Stetson Co., Boston, Mass., Style No. 744, Sizes 8 1/2-10, D1M, 1/2 doz., Made in Germany."

Credit Line

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

German, about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


79 x 25.2 cm (31 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts