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Accession Number

PAG1998.203

Creation Date

1823

Description

Plate 69.Printed Taufschein with angels in profile on sides, cherub reclining on cloud at top, pair of birds in bottom corners.

Dimensions in Inches

16 1/4 x 13

Materials

Ink on Paper

Technique

Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered

Print Shop Location

Reading, Pennsylvania

Associated Places

Bethel Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania

Motifs

birds, leaves, books, angels, clouds, horns

Associated Names

Heinrich Christ, Maria Wilhelm, Katharina, Handel, Conrath Christ, Marilis Christ

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 German Museum of Art

Provenance

Pennsylvania Folklife Society

Script/Text

Fraktur lettering, German script

Language

German

Condition

Good

Bibliographical Reference

Stopp #671

Published

Minardi, Lisa. Roots: Ursinus College and the Pennsylvania Germans (Trappe, Pa.: Historic Trappe, 2019), pp. 43-114. Stopp, Klaus. The Printed Birth and Baptismal Certificates of the German Americans. 6 vols. Mainz, Germany, and East Berlin, Pa.: privately published, 1997–99. 4:188.

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