Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Anna Maria Deibler


Item Info

Item No: frkb00052
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Anna Maria Deibler
Scripts/Text: Fraktur; Roman script
Language: German
Weiser Number: 52
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Laid paper; watercolor; ink

Dieses \ Gesang Buch \ Gehöret \ Anna Maria \ Deiblern \ Ober Paxton Township \ Dauphin County \ In Pennsylvania \ A. D. 1808.
Schik dein Herze \ dahin ein Wo es \ ewig wünscht zu seyn.


This hymnal belongs to Anna Maria Deiblern, Upper Paxton Township, Dauphin County, in Pennsylvania, AD 1808.
Send your heart there where it wishes to be eternally.

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

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-written. The fraktur extends over two facing pages. Some text in Fraktur within a wreath is in the center of the left page. On the right page is additional text in Fraktur within a wreath made of various flowers. Both wreaths are suspended from ribbons tied into bows. The background is decorated with a checkered pattern. This fraktur is in the Reformed hymnal Neu vermehrt- und vollständiges Kirchen-Gesang-Buch (Philadelphia, n.d.)  (PA GER Philadelphia n.d. G37)

Associated Names: Münch, Karl E.
Provenance: Henry S. Borneman


"Karl Münch"  in Russell D. and Corinne P. Earnest, Papers for Birth Dayes: Guide to the Fraktur Artists and Scriveners (East Berlin, Pa.: Russell D. Earnest Associates, 1997), 2nd ed., vol. 2, pp. 566-568.

Creation Place Town/Township: Creation Place Note:Based on inscription on document
City/Town/Township:Upper Paxton

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1808
Image Dimensions Width: 15.1 cm
ShelfMark: FLP B-52
Creator Name: [Karl E. Münch (1769-1833)] - Decorator
[Karl E. Münch (1769-1833)] - Printer/Publisher

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