Half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

40.5 x 20.5 cm (15 15/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.908

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 brown, navy, green grouped bands on boot and ribbed top. Marked “Made in France, 10” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

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