Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

44.5 x 22 cm (17 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.836

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 “1015, 906, all wht Emb” and “3228.”

Credit Line

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