Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

45 x 25.5 cm (17 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.879

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted medium plum 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