Half hose

French (?)
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

43 x 25 cm (16 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.888

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 black/white accordian ribbed boot with red, purple, green, white narrow bands. Black ribbed top with white grouped bands; black spliced heel and toe. Marked “10½.”

Credit Line

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