Half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

42.5 x 23 cm (16 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.907

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, purple, navy, black bands and tambour stitched salmon, white, yellow, forest green, navy stripes. Black ribbed top with salmon, purple bands; black spliced heel and toe.

Credit Line

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