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Description

Beige cotton stockings, ribbed around calf opening. Seam down back with small lines sewn on either side of the seam, the same lines extend up about an inch from the toes. Distinguishable foot, with a heel and toe. On the upper outside of the calf on the back of the stocking is a sewn in design.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1795
Material
cotton (textile)
knitting (process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing -- Footwear
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Weare (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
knitting (process)
silver (metal)
Stocking
stockings
Accession Number
2005.24.1.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Horsch Lightbody
GUSN
190014

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