Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Susanna Ebersol


Item Info

Item No: frkb00184a
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Susanna Ebersol
Scripts/Text: Fraktur
Language: German
Weiser Number: 809
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Laid paper; watercolor; ink

Dieses \ Test Ament \ gehöret mir \ Susanna ebersol \ 1793


This Testament belongs to me, Susanna Ebersol, 1793.

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

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The text in Fraktur is in the center of the document. Above it is a tulip, and below it are decorative calligraphic spirals. This bookplate is in the front of Das Neue Testament (Germantaun: Michael Billmeyer, 1787)  (PA GER Germantown 1787 B471). Another bookplate is in the back (FLP B-184b). An inscription in the back of the book notes that Heinrich Wittmer married Susanna Wittmerin, nee Ebersohlin, on December 15, 1795.

Associated Names: Wittmer, Susanna
Provenance: Wilbur H. Oda

Creation Place County: Creation Place Note:Based on design characteristics and family name

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1793
Image Dimensions Width: 16.7 cm
ShelfMark: FLP B-184a
Creator Name: Anonymous - Decorator
Anonymous - Scrivener

View other associated items