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Woman's stocking

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Woman's openwork stocking. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with decorative openwork motifs on instep and at sides. Reinforced toe, heel, welt. Marked "The Berkshire, 2634" and "Extra Spliced Heel, Germany, 9"; labeled "The Walker Stetson Co.; Boston, Mass.; Berkshire Hosiery, Always Reliable; Style...

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Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


77.5 x 14.7 cm (30 1/2 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts