Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

44.5 x 22.5 cm (17 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.853

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted pea green lisle (cotton) with tambour-stitched pale green in check pattern on boot. Plain ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Marked “27.”

Credit Line

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