Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elisabeth Wambold


Item Info

Item No: frkb00064
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elisabeth Wambold
Scripts/Text: Fraktur
Language: German
Weiser Number: 755
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Wove paper; watercolor; ink

Elisabeth \ Wambold \ ihr \ Testament \ 1829


Elisabeth Wambold’s Testament, 1829.

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

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The text in Fraktur within a heart is in the lower portion of the document. Below it are several leafy vines. Above it are three tulips. The entire item is framed by a decorative border. This bookplate is in the Mennonite hymnal Die kleine geistliche Harfe (Germantaun: Michael Billmeyer, 1820).   (PA GER Germantown 1820 K673)

Associated Names: Wambold, Elisabeth
Provenance: Levi E. Yoder

Creation Place State/Province: Creation Place Note:Based on design characteristics

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1829
Image Dimensions Width: 16.5 cm
ShelfMark: FLP B-64
Creator Name: Anonymous - Decorator
Anonymous - Scrivener

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