Stocking hose or spatterdashes in lieu of shoes
- defensive stockings worn with or perhaps in place of shoes
- Stocking hose, or spatterdashes, instead of shoes.
- Hose made to be worn with shoes, as by people on horseback.
(n.) Stocking hose, or spatterdashes, in place of boots.
- (letter.) Hose meant to be worn with boots, as by people on horseback.