Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elisabeth Stoltzfuss


Item Info

Item No: frkb00030
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elisabeth Stoltzfuss
Scripts/Text: German script
Language: German
Weiser Number: 774
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Wove paper; watercolor; ink

dieses Gebät \ Büchlein gehöret mir \ Elisabeth Stoltzfuß \ zu \ und ist mir gegeben \ im jahr 1841.


This little book of prayer belongs to me, Elisabeth Stoltzfuß, and it was given to me in the year 1841.

Category: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen)
Media Type: Manuscripts
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The text in German script covers the upper portion of the document. Below it is a two-story house with pitched roof. It is surrounded by grass and two flowers. This bookplate is in a book of prayers titled Die Ernsthafte Christenpflicht (Lancaster, Pa.: Johann Bär, 1841).   (PA GER Lancaster 1841 Er66)

Associated Names: Stoltzfuß, Elisabeth
Creation Place County: Creation Place Note:Based on design characteristics and family name

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1841
Image Dimensions Width: 14.6 cm
ShelfMark: FLP B-30
Creator Name: Anonymous - Decorator
Anonymous - Scrivener

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