Bracketed Dates Scrivener (active circa 1816-41)
Printed Taufschein with scene of the baptism of Christ at top, Christ preaching to disciples at bottom.
Dimensions in Inches
11 3/4 x 10
Ink on Paper
Drawn, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Adelboden, Canton Bern, Switzerland
Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)
columns, clouds, men, doves, angels, religious
Abraham Kuenzi, Abraham Kinsey, Margaretha Hager, F. Losenegger, Stephan Lauber, Susanna Hager
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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. 4, p. 278, illustrated in type 754.2.
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