Printed Taufschein in vertical format with angels in profile at sides, pair of birds in bottom corners, and cherub reclining on cloud at top center.
Dimensions in Inches
16 x 13
Ink on laid paper
Drawn, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)
angels, birds, flowers, clouds, fruits
Valatin Wieder, Valentin Wieder, Susana Leibert, Susana Letische, Susanna Letitia, Weiss, Jacob Knaus, Maria Knaus
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. 4, 287.
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