4oz. Skein, 2-Ply Yarn
Surprisingly brown is described less frequently in the 18th century Americas than blue, white, grey and black for stockings. Nonetheless brown is present as this Virginia Gazette ad from 1768 shows, "RUN away . . . a convicted servant man . . . a butcher by trade; had on when he run away . . . brown stocking".
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This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 05 May, 2007.