Man's half hose
Object Place: Chemnitz, Germany
44.5 x 24 cm (17 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)
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Man’s full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with polychrome (green-yellow, pale blue, red-orange) embroidered dots. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Marked “LHW, Our Fast Black, 10½, Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer” and “Double Heel and Toe, Germany.” Eyelet****.
The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell