Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

47.5 x 23 cm (18 11/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.878

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half-hose. Knitted puce lisle (cotton) with darker rayon boot front with white stencilled [unable to enter mark] design. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Marked with dyer’s seal and “1680.” Eyelet****.

Credit Line

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