Printed design with bottom two hearts set at angle to central heart, elaborate urn and floral vine border at sides, uncolored.
Dimensions in Inches
13 x 15 3/4
Dimensions in Centimeters
33 x 40
Ink on laid paper
Drawn, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)
flowers, hearts, urns, floral
Thomas Titzler, Christina Manbek, Elisabeth, Schulz, Maria Manbek
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. 2, p. 228. Shoemaker, Alfred L. Check List of Pennsylvania Dutch Printed Taufscheins. (Lancaster, Pa.: Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, 1952). p. 24.
fraktur, Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania Dutch, folk art, illuminated manuscript, taufschein
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