Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Catharina Louisa Grötzinger


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Item No: frkb00187
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Catharina Louisa Grötzinger
Scripts/Text: Fraktur; German script
Language: German
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Wove paper; watercolor; ink
Category: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen)
Media Type: Manuscripts
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-lettered. The text in Fraktur and German script is in the center of the document. It is surrounded by calligraphic spirals. The bookplate was written on a circular piece of paper that was then pasted inside the book. This bookplate is in the Lutheran hymnal Deutsches Gesangbuch (Philadelphia: Joh. Dorothea Wollenweber, 1856).   (PA GER Philadelphia 1856 Ev14)

Associated Names: Grötzinger, Catharina Louisa
Provenance: Wilbur H. Oda

Creation Place Town/Township: Creation Place Note:Based on inscription on document

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): ca. 1850
Image Dimensions Width: 12.8 cm
ShelfMark: FLP B-187
Creator Name: Anonymous - Scrivener


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