Half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

46.5 x 23 cm (18 5/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.889

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted blue lisle (cotton) with white tambour-stitched dots on boot front. Ribbed top. Marked “Guaranteed Stainless Color,” “A Thread Maco, Double Sole,” “High Spliced Heel.” Eyelet ****.

Credit Line

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