Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

49 x 20 cm (19 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.815

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 tambour-stitched blue, yellow, magenta, green grouped stripes on boot. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Labeled “No. 00/293, Size 10 1/2, 10.75, 1/2 dz box, N.M. Co.” Eyelet****.

Credit Line

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