Boy's sock (one of a pair)

American
1837


Dimensions

18 cm (7 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: foot .18 long

Accession Number

15.873

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton sock, ribbed top. See notes on 15.865–15.874.

Provenance

15.865 - 15.874 Were worn by Henry Augustus Thompson of Charlestown Mass. when he was 5 years old, ( b. 1832, d. 1837 ), cousin of Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles E. Cotting