Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

41.5 x 25 cm (16 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.765

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 with forest green, cadet blue, rust, white bands on boot and ribbed top. Plain forest green toe, heel, welt. Marked “Warranted Fast Color, 10 1/2” and “Extra Spliced Heel and Toe, Germany.” Eyelet****.

Credit Line

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