Printed Taufschein with angels in profile at sides, pair of birds in bottom corners, and spread eagle at top center
Dimensions in Inches
16 3/8 x 12 3/4
Ink on paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Lehigh Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania
Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)
angels, birds, flowers, eagles, ribbons
Andreas Buchmann, Magdalena Leienberger, Magdalena Leinberger, William, Becker, William Schumacher, Catharina Leienberger, William Buchman, Gerhart
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 Berman Museum of Art
Pennsylvania Folklife Society
Fraktur lettering, German script
Stopp, Klaus. The Printed Birth and Baptismal Certificates of the German Americans. 6 vols. Mainz, Germany, and East Berlin, Pa.: privately published, 1997–99. vol. 1, p. 184.
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