Man's half hose (one of a pair)

German (Chemnitz)
about 1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

48 x 25 cm (18 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.718b

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted golden brown lisle (cotton). Ribbed top; high spliced heel, spliced toe. Eyelet *** ****. Marked with dyer’s seal and “Silk Lisle,” “1175/10 1/2.”

Credit Line

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