Man's half hose (one of a pair)

German (Chemnitz)
1900–07


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

47.5 x 23.5 cm (18 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.731a

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with polychrome (greens, yellows, salmon, white) jagged stripes on boot and grouped bands on ribbed top. Spliced heel and toe; white toe and heel seams.

Credit Line

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