Man's half hose (one of a pair)

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

44.5 x 26.5 cm (17 1/2 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.716a

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted maroon lisle (cotton). Ribbed tops. Eyelet*****. Marked “The Berkshire (with seal),” “The Berkshire, 1702” and “Spliced Heel and Toe, Germany, 10 1/2.”

Credit Line

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