Item No: frkb00151
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Margareth Huth
Fraktur; German script
Laid paper; watercolor; ink
Margareth \ Huth \ d. 11 ten May 1806
Margareth Huth, the 11th of May, 1806.
Rare Book Department
Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The text in Fraktur and German script is in the center of the document. In the lower center is a plant containers with several undulating, leafy flowers, including tulips. The upper portion is decorated with bars and scalloped patters. The entire item is framed by a decorative border. This bookplate is in Das Neue Testament (Philadelphia, Pa.: Henrich Schweitzer, 1805). (PA GER Philadelphia 1805 B471)
See also FLP B-150, a bookplate made by the same artist for Margaret Huth on January 19, 1806.
Henry S. Borneman
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Anonymous - Decorator
Anonymous - Scrivener