Pair of infant's socks

American
probably first half of 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

7.3 x 8.2 cm (2 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. )

Accession Number

41.674a-b

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted with cream-colored wool. Foot, purl stitch; ankle and instep, diagonal stripes of open-work knitting. White silk ribbons run round ankles.

Credit Line

Gift of M. Eloise Talbot