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Description

White; ribbed from ankle to foot; above calf is plain stockdinette stitch, with ribbed top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1827
Inscriptions
Note handwritten in ink, sewn in: ""Stockings 1827 - Estate of Mrs. O.F. Swasey"". Knitted in at top: ""CP"" [in diamond-shaped box].
Material
cotton (textile)
handmade
knitting (process)
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
footwear
handmade
Handmade
Knit
knitting (process)
STOCKINGS
stockings
Women's clothing
Dimensions
15.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.21B
GUSN
6748

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