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Hosiery Manufacturing in Nithsdale

Glove in production - stage 2

Period:
20th Century
Description:

On this glove the fingers and thumb have been completed on a table top knitting machine.  This was usually done by outworkers in their homes.

Place of Production:
J & D McGeorge Ltd, Irongray Road, Dumfries
Materials/Media:
wool
Dimensions:
length 230mm, width 110mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1991.33.2
Digital Number:
DMTX016n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council