Half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

39 x 24 cm (15 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.906

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with plaid boot of light green, green, salmon bands and alternating tambour-stitched yellow broken zigzags and green stripes. Ribbed top with salmon, green grouped bands. Marked “Made in France, 10” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

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