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Description

White; plain; stocking stitch; ribbed ankle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Knit: An ""8"" or a ""B"" w/ 4 open dots near heel and 3 open dots at heel. Cross-stitched in red: ""T./8."" Stamped in black: ""38 SUPER/ 6"" w/ arc 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
1969.5891AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15427

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