Piece of bedspread
Object Place: Maine, USA
167.5 x 139.9 cm (65 15/16 x 55 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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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 threads worn away; edges of fragment are machine-hemmed.
Gift of Miss Elizabeth Elli Hoyt