Martin Wetzler (active circa 1854-88)
Plate 43.Printed Taufschein with angels in profile facing outward, pair of birds in bottom corners, spread eagle with banner at top center.
Dimensions in Inches
18 x 13 3/4
Watercolor and Ink on Paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
West Penn Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
birds, eagles, angels, clouds, leaves
Adam Miller, Eva Henninger, Ester, Diefenbach, Christoffel Hartung, Catharina Hartung, Johann Zulch, Samuel Konig, Schafer
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. 1:202.
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