Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

42 x 24 cm (16 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.774

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 black printed fleur-de-lis design on boot and spliced heel. Plain ribbed top and spliced toe. Marked “Warranted Fast Color, 10 1/2” and “Germany.” Condition: faded.

Credit Line

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