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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted blue-gray lisle (cotton) with grouped white-gold-blue gray-white bands on boot. Ribbed top with gold bands. Spliced heel and toe. Eyelet***. Stitched-on samples on upper boot of same pattern in magenta with pale blue and beige bands, olive green with...

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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

Dimensions

43.5 x 22 cm (17 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.794

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes