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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned clocked half hose. Knitted black/white heather mixture (appears charcoal gray) lisle (cotton) with embroidered black clocks with short white and black tambour-stitched stripes to left side. Black ribbed top, spliced heel and toe.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–17

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


45.5 x 21 cm (17 15/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts