Catharina (Mayer) Gomber (active 1820-27)
Printed Taufschein in vertical format with angel in profile at sides, pair of birds in bottom corners, and cherub reclining on cloud at top center.
Dimensions in Inches
16 1/8 x 13
Watercolor and ink on paper
Drawn, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Allen Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania
Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)
angels, birds, flowers, clouds, fruits
Johannes Schmoyer, Eva Dieterich, Sara, Jacob C. Becker, Maria Dieterich
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
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, p. 192.
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