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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted blue lisle (cotton) with white tambour-stitched dots on boot front. Ribbed top. Marked "Guaranteed Stainless Color," "A Thread Maco, Double Sole," "High Spliced Heel." Eyelet ****.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–07

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


46.5 x 23 cm (18 5/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts