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Baker, Abraham Whyte
Baker, Abraham Whyte
OriginatorBaker, Abraham Whyte
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypeArmorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions67x86 mm
Bookplate Text[motto:] NEMO SINE CRUCE BEATUS / Abraham Whyte Baker
DescriptionComplex coat of arms. Escutcheon: quarterly, 1st and 4th argent (silver) a fess engrailed between 3 horse's heads sable (black), for Baker; 2nd and 3rd argent, a chevron gules (red) between 3 cinqfoils of the same; over all, an escutcheon sable, a chevron or (gold) between 3 cherubs of the same. Crest: a hand issuing from clouds proper, holding a cross calvary sable. Banner with motto: Nemo sine cruce beatus (No one is blessed without the cross).
RightsRare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library:
Collection TitleJohn Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection
Local Identifierexlibris1207.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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