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Man's half hose (one of a pair)

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Man's full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted lavendar-gray lisle (cotton). Ribbed tops; spliced heels and toes. Eyelet*****. Marked "Silk Lisle." Cf. 69.724 a,b.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), about 1900–20

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


47 x 24 cm (18 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts