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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted lisle (cotton) with black/yellow accordian ribbed boot. Ribbed top with quadruple and double yellow bands. Yellow and black spliced heel and toe. Marked "10 1/2."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–07

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


41 x 26 cm (16 1/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts