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Description

White; mostly stocking stitch; w/ bands of lace/openwork w/ stylized trees (resembles clocks on other socks).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1876
Inscriptions
Handwritten note pinned to ankle: ""Little girl's 'dress up' stockings 1876"" Also marks are knitted in top-- ""60""? w/ ... below?
Material
cotton (textile)
machine knitting
machine-made
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
footwear
Girls' clothing
Knit
machine knitting
machine-made
STOCKINGS
stockings
Dimensions
21 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.437AB
GUSN
41423

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