Pair of Sock Stretchers

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-11057

Description

Pair of wooden sock stretchers, of child's foot size, flat with a straight top, outflared tube and drooping toe; hole on the tops for hanging, and a natural finish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

accessories
pine (wood)
Pine
Stretcher, Sock

Inscription

In red crayon down by the foot area, is inscribed: B-130/$1.00

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 1/4 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1421A