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Man's sock

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Man's full-fashioned fancy half hose. Knitted tan lisle (cotton) with black printed diamond and circle design on boot and spliced heel. Plain ribbed top and spliced toe. Marked "Warranted Fast Color, 10 1/2" and "Germany."

Credit Line

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

German, 1920–30

Object Place

Chemnitz, Germany


45.5 x 23 cm (17 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts