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Socks

Description

White; plain; stocking stitch; ribbed ankle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Knit: 5 open dots (no letter). Cross-stitched in red: ""A./7."" Stamped (hardly visible): ""BRITISH/ 6"" in banner symbol.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine knitting
machine-made
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
footwear
Knit
machine knitting
machine-made
socks
SOCKS
Accession Number
1969.5893AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15396

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