Man's half hose

French
1900–07


Object Place: France

Dimensions

43 x 23 cm (16 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.819

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 yellow, black, pink, gold bands and tambour-stitched pink, bold, black stripes. Black ribbed top with yellow and pink/black-heather mixture 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