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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Martha Washington, American, 1731–1802

Piece of a Bedspread

ca. 1795

Cotton

13 3/4 × 11 3/4 in. (34.93 × 29.85 cm)
de Lancey Kountze Collection, Gift of de Lancey Kountze, B.A. 1899
1939.69
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

George Washington; to his grand-daughter Nelly Custis Lewis; to her grandson H. L. Dangerfield Lewis; purchased by Luther Kountze in the 1890's; to his son de Lancey Kountze, New York.

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