1957.1216 A Fraktur, B Frame, view 1
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Fraktur (Cutwork marriage record)

  • Title:

    Mr. Johannes Reinheimer and Salome, born a Weinberg, entered holy matrimony on the 30/th of January 1825

  • Category:

    Works on Paper

  • Place of Origin:

    Nazareth, Northampton, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1825-1840

  • Materials:

    Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove); Silk

  • Techniques:

    Cutwork, Hand colored, Hand lettered

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.1216 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.1216 A

Object Name

Fraktur (Cutwork marriage record)

Title

Mr. Johannes Reinheimer and Salome, born a Weinberg, entered holy matrimony on the 30/th of January 1825

Category

Works on Paper

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Nazareth, Northampton, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

Primary creation place is based on family genealogy. The marriage took place in Nazareth, Northampton County, PA.

Date

1825-1840

Materials

Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove); Silk

Techniques

Cutwork, Hand colored, Hand lettered

Construction Description

Paper folded in half and cut.

Dimensions (inches)

7.8 (H) , 9.8 (W) , 5.75 (Image H) , 7.37 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

19.7 (H) , 24.9 (W) , 5.75 (Image H) , 7.37 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W at bottom. Image measurements by sight, in frame; not in conservation files.

Watermark

Center medallion: dove without sprigs

Coloring

Hand colored with watercolors

Object Description

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