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Man's half hose (one of a pair)

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Man's full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted bronze brown silk or rayon boots and ribbed tops, lisle (cotton) soles and spliced heels and toes. Eyelet***.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–17

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Knitted


Textiles and Fashion Arts