Man's sock

German
1920–30


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

40 x 27 cm (15 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.798

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted lisle (cotton) with puce, red, yellow, white bands on boot and ribbed top. Plain puce spliced toe and heel, welt. Marked “Warranted Fast Color, 10 1/2” and “Extra Spliced Heel and Toe, Germany.”

Credit Line

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