Man's half hose (one of a pair)

German (Chemnitz)
1900–17


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

46 x 26.5 cm (18 1/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.747b

Medium or Technique

Silk; Knitted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted brown silk boots, lisle (cotton) ribbed tops, soles, high spliced heels, spliced toes. Marked “Pure Thread Silk” and “1191”.

Credit Line

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