Summary

Pair of multi-coloured hand-knitted socks. Worn by British biologist and photographer George Rayner in Antarctica between 1927 and 1939.
This is part of Museum Victoria's collection of artefacts from the inter-war era of scientific exploration of Antarctica.

Physical Description

Pair of multi-coloured hand-knitted socks. Black ground; striped patterns using pink, orange, blue, purple and white yarn. Fair Isle style.

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