Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

46 x 25.5 cm (18 1/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.856

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted blue lisle (cotton) with long-ladder ribs and black, white grouped bands on boot. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Marked “10½” and “Germany.”

Credit Line

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