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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted lisle (cotton) with plaid heather mixture boot of black, white, cyan bands and tambour-stitched navy, white, cyan stripes. Black ribbed top with cyan and puce-white-puce bands; black spliced heel and toe. Marked "Made in France, 10" and "Spliced Heel...

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

French, 1900–07

Object Place



42 x 24 cm (16 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts