Type 3

According to the typology given in Nockert, Type 3 Hose are typified as

"Short hose, possibly with a foot. Leg cut in one piece -- on the warp -- with a rear seam and cut straight off at the top. The cut of the foot is uncertain."

Examples of this include Herjolfsnes no.90 and  Herjolfsnes no.91.

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