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Woman's stocking

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Woman's openwork stocking. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork design of flowering trees with rooster and sun between, rooster below and rooster flanked by two suns rising over mountain above. Reinforced toe, heel, welt. Labeled "Chemnitzer Stumpfwaren-Export, Chemnitz, No. 18650, Walker...

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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


79.3 x 14 cm (31 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts