Object Record

Object Name Sock
Catalog Number 1996.066.008.a-h
Description BAREES, the heel-less sox. This cotton product apparently just slipped over the foot - what we might call footies now. In a tan package. Brown lettering on package, peach coloring. Package says "BAREES Protect Toes and Shoes." Also states "ONE SIZE --- fits any foot and every type shoe." Stamped on the front of the packages is "discontinued." Made by the United Hosiery Mills Corporation, Chattanooga, TN.
(a-h). There are eight identical items.
Date 1950s circa
Dimensions H-3.37 W-4 inches
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Footwear
Accession number 1996.066