Man's half hose (one of a pair)

American (Pennsylvania)
1906–30
Berkshire Knitting Mills


Object Place: Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

43.5 x 24 cm (17 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.751a

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Silk; Knitted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s seamless plain half hose. Knitted white silk or rayon boot, lisle (cotton) ribbed top, foot. Marked “Hirner Fashioned Foot, No 25, Pat Applied For 10 1/2” and “Berkshire, Tuff Hose, Strong Thread Dye, Trademark Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.”

Credit Line

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