Half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

45.5 x 23 cm (17 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.891

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 blue, white, black, brown bands and tambour-stitched salmon, gold, white, black, forest green stripes. Black ribbed top with blue, salmon bands; black spliced heel and toe.

Credit Line

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