Plate 30.Printed Taufschein with large central heart, smaller hearts in bottom corners with birds and floral-and-vine motifs at sides and top.
Dimensions in Inches
13 x 16
Watercolor and ink on paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Hearts, Flowers, Birds
Adam Kohl, Barbara Kapp, Margreta, Emanuel Schultze, Cattrina Uhllig
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. 2:220. Shoemaker, Alfred L. Check List of Pennsylvania Dutch Printed Taufscheins. Lancaster, Pa.: Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, 1952. 40.
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