Half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

43 x 21.5 cm (16 15/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.910

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted blue lisle (cotton) with black and red grouped stripes on boot. Ribbed top. Spliced heel and toe. Marked “Germany.” Condition: 4cm run on upper boot.

Credit Line

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