Man's half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

41 x 24 cm (16 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.781

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with plaid boot of forest green, indigo bands and alternating tambour-stitched white and yellow broken zigzags and forest green, indigo stripes. Ribbed top with forest green, indigo grouped bands. Marked “Made in France, 10” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

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