Man's half hose (one of a pair)

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

69.714b

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted lavendar-gray lisle (cotton). Ribbed tops; spliced heels and toes. Eyelet*****. Marked “Silk Lisle.” Cf. 69.724 a,b.

Credit Line

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