Reproduction Socks

Reproduction woollen socks

A pair of reproduction woollen socks based on one found at Coppergate, York. The socks are made using a technique called nålbinding.

Object Type

Sock

Date

circa 900 — 1000

Ascribed Culture

Original/Reproduction

Reproduction

Material

Collection

Viking Objects

Current Location

Centre for the Study of the Viking Age, Nottingham

Keywords

Coppergate, footwear, nålbinding, socks, textiles, wool, York

Further information

You can see the original at Centre for the Study of the Viking Age, Nottingham.

This object is related to York, North Yorkshire.
Find out about York, North Yorkshire.

Acknowledgements

Made by Adam Parsons of Blueaxe Reproductions