Plate 57. Printed Taufschein with forward-facing angels at sides, flying birds in bottom corners, one with cherries, other with rye in beak, heavy rope border.
Dimensions in Inches
12 1/4 x 15 3/4
Watercolor and ink on wove paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Codorus Township, York County, Pennsylvania
Birds, Cherries, Angels
Daniel Ziegler, Julianna Gantz, Annamaria, F.A. Scholl, John Ziegler, Barbara Ziegler
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 German Museum of Art
Pennsylvania Folklife Society
Fraktur lettering, German script
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. 2:259 .
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