Man's half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

43.5 x 22 cm (17 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.808

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 white-blue-white, black, gold bands and tambour-stitched blue, gold, black stripes. Black ribbed top with gold and white-blue-white 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