Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted black lisle (cotton) with faggot-stitched X- and O- stripe pattern on boot. Ribbed top; spliced heel and toe. Marked "Louis Hermsdorf, Dyer"; labeled "XX, Sample, Style No. 63/38, Qual. Ex Super Lisle, 8.30, Made in Saxony."
The Arthur Warren Rayner Hosiery Collection, Gift of Mrs. Frank K. Idell