Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elizabeth M. Meyers


Item Info

Item No: frkb00165
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elizabeth M. Meyers
Scripts/Text: Fraktur; Roman script
Language: English
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Wove paper; ink

[on left page]
The \ PROPERTY \ of \ Elizabeth M. Meyers \ May the 10th \ 1879

[on right page]
Eliza Ann H. Bush \ 1850

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

Hand-drawn; hand-lettered. The main text in Fraktur and Roman script is on the left page. It is decorated with a small heart and spirals. On the right page is a signature and year in Roman script. This bookplate is in Das Neue Testament (Philadelphia: Georg W. Mentz, 1840).  (PA GER Philadelphia 1840 B471)

Associated Names: Meyers, Elizabeth M.
Provenance: Henry S. Borneman

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

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): ca. 1850
Image Dimensions Width: 7.2 cm
ShelfMark: FLP B-165
Creator Name: Anonymous - Scrivener
Anonymous - Decorator

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