Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

47 x 22.5 cm (18 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.814

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted navy lisle (cotton) with white and navy embroidered vermiculate design on boot. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Marked “LHW, Warranted Fast Color, 10 1/2” and “Double Heel and Toe, Germany.” Eyelet****.

Credit Line

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