Item No: frkb00141
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) and Birth Record (Geburtsschein) for Elisa Hoffer
Wove paper; watercolor; ink
Elisa Hoffer \ Ward geboren den 26ten July 1833.
Elisa Hoffer was born on the 26th of July 1833.
Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) and Birth Record (Geburtsschein)
Rare Book Department
Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The text in Fraktur is in the center of the document. The name is written in particularly large and decorative letters. It is surrounded by four roses. This bookplate is in the Mennonite hymnal Unpartheyisches Gesang=Buch (Lancaster, Pa.: Johann Bär, 1848). (PA GER Lancaster 1848 Un6)
Henry S. Borneman
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