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Man's half hose (one of a pair)

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Man's full-fashioned plain half hose. Knitted white silk or rayon boot, lisle (cotton) ribbed top, foot (heel, sole, toe). Spliced heel and toe.

Credit Line

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

German (Chemnitz), 1900–17

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


48 x 22.5 cm (18 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton, Silk; Knitted


Textiles and Fashion Arts