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Piece of a bedspread; white cotton twill ground embroidered with heavy white cotton; central larg-scale concentric octagons surrounded by encircled quatrefoils; rounded scalloped border beyond circles; at top; Martha M. Coombs. Bristol. Me. 1846.; several small holes and tears; some embroidery...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Elli Hoyt

American, 1846

Object Place

Maine, USA

Dimensions

167.5 x 139.9 cm (65 15/16 x 55 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2165

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles