Half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

43 x 21 cm (16 15/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.900

Medium or Technique

Cotton, knitting

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted lisle (cotton) with boot of narrow blue and white bands and large black printed dots. Plain blue ribbed top with three white bands near edge; spliced heel and toe. Eyelet***.

Credit Line

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