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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted blue lisle (cotton) with yellow, black, white grouped bands on boot. Ribbed top. Marked "Superior Maco Lisle, 10 1/2" and "Spliced Heels and Toes, Germany, 1176." Eyelet***.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–07

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


26.5 x 35 cm (10 7/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts