Man's sock

German
1920–30


Object Place: France

Dimensions

42 x 25.5 cm (16 9/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.932

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted cotton (lisle) with plaid heather mixture boot of light blue, forest green, yellow, black bands and alternating tambour-stitched white broken zigzags and black stripes. Black ribbed top with yellow, light blue bands. Black heel and toe. Marked “Made in France, 10” and “Spliced Heel and Toe.”

Credit Line

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