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SAMPLER

Category
TEXTILES
Object Name
SAMPLER
Maker/Artist
Baldwin, Mary C.
Place Made
Cabarrus County, North Carolina
Date
1786
Materials
wool on linen __primary
Dimensions
[Overall Ht]6 3/4″ __[Overall Wdth]6 3/4″
Description
wool on linen alphabet and numeral sampler; alphabets, numerals and maker’s name divided by decorative bands

Maker: Mary C. Baldwin was of Cabarrus County, North Carolina. She married John Robinson in 1795. See S-11964 for needlework picture by Mary.

Object Location
private collection
Photo Number
S-11963
File Location
TEXTILES/Samplers/North Carolina
Sign/Marks
across bottom __”Mary C Baldwin / 1786″
Examined
Mary Tribble –Luke Beckerdite –Frank L. Horton __08/23/1983