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Baby stockings

Baby stockings
Title
Baby stockings
Date 
1820-1870
Medium 
Cotton
Dimensions 
overall (largest): 9 5/8 x 3 1/4 x 1/8 in. ( 24.4 x 8.3 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Navy blue machine-made baby stockings, hemmed at the top and contoured roughly to the shape of the foot.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. M. H. Morse, Jr., 1995
Object Number 
Z.1476.2ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group