Man's half hose
Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany
43.5 x 22 cm (17 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
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Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted blue-gray lisle (cotton) with grouped white-gold-blue gray-white bands on boot. Ribbed top with gold bands. Spliced heel and toe. Eyelet***. Stitched-on samples on upper boot of same pattern in magenta with pale blue and beige bands, olive green with white and gold bands, brown with white and red bands, mauve with cream and gold bands, blue-gray with white and gold bands.
The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell