Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–17


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

45.5 x 21 cm (17 15/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.769

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned clocked half hose. Knitted black/white heather mixture (appears charcoal gray) lisle (cotton) with embroidered black clocks with short white and black tambour-stitched stripes to left side. Black ribbed top, spliced heel and toe.

Credit Line

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