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Man's half hose

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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted dark red lisle (cotton) with small black printed dots on boot and spliced heel. Plain ribbed top and spliced toe. Marked "10½, Guaranteed Stainless, Germany." Eyelet****.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–07

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


43.5 x 23.5 cm (17 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts