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Accession Number

PAG1998.235

Creation Date

1845

Date Range

1845

Description

Printed Taufscheinwith angels in profile at sides, pair of birds on vine in bottom corners, spread eagle with banner at top center.

Dimensions in Inches

17 x 13 3/4

Materials

Watercolor and ink on paper

Technique

Drawn, Hand lettered

Print Shop Location

Allentown, Pennsylvania

Associated Places

Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania

Motifs

angels, eagles, birds, ribbons

Associated Names

Johann Adam Leiss, Catharina Miller, Johann Heinrich, Pauli, Johann Klein, Julian Klein

Rights

Please contact the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College for permissions which fall outside of educational fair use.

Source

Ursinus College Library Special Collections and the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art

Provenance

Pennsylvania Folklife Society

Script/Text

Fraktur lettering, German script

Language

German

Condition

Good

Bibliographical Reference

Stopp #84

Published

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. 1, p. 191.

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