Man's half hose

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

41.5 x 25 cm (16 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.883

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted mauve lisle (cotton) with black and white bands on boot. Ribbed top. Marked “Superior Maco Lisle, 10½” and “Spliced Heels and Toes, Germany, 1173.” Eyelet ****.

Credit Line

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