Hand knit, white cotton, below-knee length, with clock at ankle, initialed at top.
Adams, Elizabeth, 1787-1862 (Maker)
1) Embroidered at top of each: ""E. A."" 2) Typed paper tag pinned to one stocking: ""Hand Knitted Stockings / with initials of Elizabeth / Adams, who was born in 1787. / Married in Byfield, Mass. / in 1817.""
- Location of origin
- Byfield, MA, USA
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Clothing -- Footwear
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
- 21 x 9 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little