Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

26.5 x 35 cm (10 7/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.755

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 yellow, black, white grouped bands on boot. Ribbed top. Marked “Superior Maco Lisle, 10 1/2” and “Spliced Heels and Toes, Germany, 1176.” Eyelet***.

Credit Line

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