Snowflake Scrivener (active circa 1871-1901)
Printed Taufschein with angels facing forward at sides, pair of birds on branch in bottom corners, cherub reclining on cloud at top center.
Dimensions in Inches
16 1/2 x 13
Watercolor and ink on paper
Drawn, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Lower Milford Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)
angels, horns, clouds, books, robins
Georg Miller, Lise Ann Trump, Anna Macora, William Rath, William Schoenle, Sarah Schoenle
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: 241.
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