Pair of men's socks

German
1920–30


Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany

Dimensions

47 x 23 cm (18 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.752a-b

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 with blue and white grouped bands and white tamvour-stitched stripes on boot. Ribbed tops. Marked on a “Superior Maco Lisle, 10 1/2, Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer” and “Spliced Heels and Toes, Germany.”

Credit Line

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