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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

69.1349

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes