Plate 90.Printed Taufschein with three-heart design, floral-and-vine motif, pair of birds below point of central heart, colored in red
Dimensions in Inches
13 1/8 x 16 1/8
Watercolor and Ink on laid paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
floral, flowers, hearts
Frantz Beecke, Catharina Wertz, Rebeka, Philip Lang, Christina Lang, Frantz Beck, Frantz Becker
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. 3:140. Shoemaker, Alfred L. Check List of Pennsylvania Dutch Printed Taufscheins. Lancaster, Pa.: Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, 1952. 36.
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