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Woman's stocking

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Woman's openwork stocking. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with openwork design of hen and rooster surrounded by floral motifs, rising sun flanked by two roosters above. Reinforced toe, heel, welt.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


77.7 x 13.5 cm (30 9/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts