Half hose

French(?)
1900–07


Object Place: France(?)

Dimensions

46.5 x 20.5 cm (18 5/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.911

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 checked boot of tan, black bands and tambour-stitched stripes. Tan ribbed top with double grouped black bands; tan spliced heel and toe.

Credit Line

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