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Pair of Sock Stretchers

Description

Pair of wooden sock stretchers, of child's foot size, flat with a straight top, outflared tube and drooping toe; hole on the tops for hanging, and a natural finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
In red crayon down by the foot area, is inscribed: B-130/$1.00
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Pine
pine (wood)
Stretcher, Sock
Dimensions
8 1/4 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1421A
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11057

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