Man's half hose (one of a pair)

German (Chemnitz)
1900–20


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

48.5 x 38.5 cm (19 1/8 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.719b

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Made for Berkshire. Man’s full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted light gray lisle (cotton). Ribbed tops. Eyelet*****. Marked “The Berkshire (with seal),” “The Berkshire, 1713” and “Spliced Heel and Toe, Germany, 10 1/2.”

Credit Line

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