Printed three-heart design with wavy floral-and-vine foliage at sides rising from smaller hearts in bottom corners, eagle motif at bottom of central heart, image of small children at top center.
Dimensions in Inches
12 3/4 x 15 1/8
Dimensions in Centimeters
32 x 38
Watercolor and ink on laid paper
Drawn, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)
hearts, flowers, floral, angels
Jacob Loss, Cadarina Reichert, Catharina Reichert, Daniel, Georg Schwartz, Marereta Schwartz, Margaretha Schwartz
Please contact the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College for permissions which fall outside of educational fair use.
Ursinus College Library Special Collections and the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art
Pennsylvania Folklife Society
Fraktur lettering, German script
Stopp, Klaus. The Printed Birth and Baptismal Certificates of the German Americans. 6 vols. (Mainz, Germany, and East Berlin, Pa.: privately published, 1997–99). vol. 3, p. 140.
fraktur, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, folk art, illuminated manuscript, taufschein
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