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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted lisle (cotton) with plaid boot of grouped black, white black/white-heather mixture (appears charcoal gray) bands and tambour-stitched black stripes. Black ribbed top, spliced heel and toe. Labeled "MB, No. 10069A, to be 2 styles, Des 9590 3 prs, Des...

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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


46.5 x 23.5 cm (18 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts