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Woman's stocking

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Woman's stocking. Knitted gold lisle (cotton) with eyelet-stitched pattern of large single and small double butterflies on instep. Reinforced toe, sole, heel, welt. Marked with dyer's seal and "Germany, 9, 2677."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


84 x 14 cm (33 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts