Half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

25.5 x 23 cm (10 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.914

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 tambour-stitched red/blue/yellow/green/white-inside white-inside red stripes at boot sides, toe and heel borders. Spliced heel and toe. Condition: upper boot and top cut off.

Credit Line

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