Plate 88. Printed Taufschein with women in purple and green colored gowns at sides, small angels in upper corners, floral vine in lower center.
Dimensions in Inches
12 3/8 x 14 3/4
Watercolor and ink on laid paper
Drawn, Hand lettered
Print Shop Location
Franklin County, Pennsylvania
angels, flowers, floral
Benjamin Huber, Elisabetha Risser, Johannes
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
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. 2:48-49. Shoemaker, Alfred L. Check List of Pennsylvania Dutch Printed Taufscheins. Lancaster, Pa.: Pennsylvania Dutch Folklore Center, 1952. 42.
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