George Washington Papers

To George Washington from John Cottringer, 7 February 1781

7 February 1781

1781 To John Cottringer, Dr.
February 7th To making a regimental Suit of Cloaths 4.
2 yards Superfine buff cloth at £ 5 10.
2 1/2 yard blue do at £ 4.10 9. 11. 3
4 yards Ratinett at 15/ 3.
4 yards Linnen at 8/6 1. 14
3 1/2 dozen best gilt Buttons at 15/ 2. 12. 6
2 1/2 dozen small do at 7/6 . 18. 9
Silk Twist & other Trimmings 2.
33. 16. 6
To making Marseilles Quilting Waistcoats 1. 10.
3 yards Quilting at 46/ 6. 18.
1 1/2 yards Linnen at 8/6 . 12. 9
Thread and Button Molds 1.
10. 0. 9
£ 43. 17. 3
State Money
1 yard Linnen for packing 7. 6
£ 44. 4. 9

Received the above Forty four pounds four shillings and nine pence in full, by the hands of Charles Pettit, February 24, 1781.

£ 44.4.9.

John Cottringer

Catalog--American Art Association.

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