Half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

42 x 24 cm (16 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.890

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted lisle (cotton) with plaid heather mixture boot of salmon, black, white, purple bands and tambour stitched stripes. Black ribbed top with purple and white/black-heather mixture bands; black spliced heel and toe.

Credit Line

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