Half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

41 x 25 cm (16 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.920

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 checked plaid boot of salmon, green bands and tambour-stitched stripes. Ribbed top with green, salmon grouped bands. Marked “Made in France, 10” and “Spliced Heel and Toe. “

Credit Line

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