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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with tambour-stitched blue, yellow, magenta, green grouped stripes on boot. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Labeled "No. 00/293, Size 10 1/2, 10.75, 1/2 dz box, N.M. Co." Eyelet****.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–07

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


49 x 20 cm (19 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts