Pattern Gown Printshop Illuminator
Color printed Taufscheinwith angels in profile at sides in yellow and red colored gowns, pair of birds on vine in bottom corners, spread eagle with banner at top center.
Dimensions in Inches
16 x 13 7/8
Watercolor and ink on paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Longswamp Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania
eagles, birds, angels, clouds, leaves
William Hamscher, Angelina Fenstermacher, Joseph Heinrich, C. Herman, Joseph Hamscher, Maria Hamscher
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. 1, p. 192.
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