Man's half hose

French (Paris)
1900–07


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

39.5 x 24.5 cm (15 9/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.764

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted plaid lisle (cotton) with black, blue-violet, cyan, white bands and tambour-stitched white stripes. Banded ribbed top. Marked “Gold Medal, MMC, Paris 10 1889” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

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