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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned clocked half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with black embroidered clocks. Ribbed top. Marked "10 1/2," "Silver Crown, Fast Black, Double Soles," "High Spliced Heel, 1218, Germany."

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–17

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


44.5 x 23.5 cm (17 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts