Man's half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

69.803

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 (cotton) with plaid heather mixture boot of black, white, cyan bands and tambour-stitched navy, white, cyan stripes. Black ribbed top with cyan and puce-white-puce bands; black spliced heel and toe. Marked “Made in France, 10” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

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