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Object Name SOCK
Catalog Number 0985.02.00053a
Date 1862
Description One of a pair of socks, men's. Made of white wool; knit with a seam in the back. Each sock has the initial "M", in thread spun from red and white cotton, at the top. French toe. Each sock has different ribbing; this one has double welt (p2-k3-p2-double welt); the other one has 3 rows ribbing with welt underneath.
Material cloth/wool
Owned unidentified Confederate soldier
Made Imogen Moore, Madison County, Florida, 1862
Provenance Socks knit for a soldier by Imogen Moore of Madison County, Florida, in 1862 when she was ten years old.
People Moore, Imogen
Parramore, Imogen Moore [Mrs. Redden Wallace]
unidentified Confederate soldier
Subjects children
girls
Footwear
Socks
Stockings
men
knitting