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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted lisle (cotton) with gray-blue and grouped light brown and white bands on boot and ribbed top. Plain spliced heel and toe. Eyelet ****. Stitched-on samples on upper boot of same pattern in gray-blue and grouped brown and white bands, brown and grouped...

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Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–07

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


41 x 23.5 cm (16 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts