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Boy's sock (one of a pair)

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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

American, 1837

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

15.873

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes