Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

45 x 24.5 cm (17 11/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.840

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 double and quadruple grouped long-ladder ribs on boot; double grouped bordered by magenta triple and white single dots on upper boot. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Labeled “3241b.” Eyelet***.

Credit Line

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