Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

47 x 24 cm (18 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.857

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 polychrome embroidered “paisley” motifs and dots between tambour-stitched stripes on boot. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Eyelet ****.

Credit Line

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