1957.0099.001 A Fraktur, B Frame, view 1
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Fraktur (Birth certificate)

  • Title:

    Birth certificate of Charity Earling

  • Category:

    Works on Paper

  • Creator (Role):

    New Jersey Artist (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Burlington, New Jersey, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1774-1800

  • Materials:

    Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0099.001 A


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Object Number

1957.0099.001 A

Object Name

Fraktur (Birth certificate)

Title

Birth certificate of Charity Earling

Category

Works on Paper

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

New Jersey Artist (Maker)

Place of Origin

Burlington, New Jersey, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

Primary creation place based on genealogical research indicating that Charity Earling lived in Burlington County, New Jersey. Previous note: Recovered in New Jersey. Origin probably New Jersey.

Date

1774-1800

Materials

Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered

Dimensions (inches)

7.75 (H) , 9.76 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

19.7 (H) , 24.8 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements by sight, in frame. H at left. W at bottom. No conservation file.

Coloring

Hand colored with watercolors

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Earnest, Russell D. & Earnest, Corinne P. 1997 Papers for Birth Dayes: Guide to the Fraktur Artists and Scriveners. 2 vols. 909.
For other examples by this artist, see p. 571.
[Article] McGrail, David B. "Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth-Century Illuminated New Jersey Documents: An Introduction and a Checklist". New Jersey History. 40-74.
Published on p. 69.