Half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

39 x 25 cm (15 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.924

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 forest green/black and salmon/black heather mixture, and yellow grouped bands on boot and ribbed top. Marked “Made in France” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

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