Man's half hose

American
1924–30
Maker Metropolitan


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

46 x 22 cm (18 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.776

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s seamless fancy half hose. Knitted navy lisle (cotton) with tambour-stitched white jagged stripes on boot. Ribbed top with triple white bands. Marked “Metropolitan, 10 1/2” and “Extra Spliced Heels. 2825.”

Credit Line

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