Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

43.5 x 23 cm (17 1/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.835

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 white tambour stitch embroidered “[unable to enter mark]” pattern between faggot stitch bands on boot. Ribbed top. Spliced heel and toe. Labeled “1016, 906, Emb Red & Wht” and “3221.”

Credit Line

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