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Dauphin County, PA Softwood Dower Chest. : Lot 737

Birth and Baptismal Certificate Fraktur, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, initialed and dated "G & T" and "1815," water and ink drawing with a shield and double eagle, inscription enclosed in a heart surrounded by vining flowers and leaves, all in red, light blue, and black, (toning, creases), image 12 1/2 x 15 1/2, in a grained frame, 17 1/4 x 20 1/4 in. overall.

Birth and Baptismal Certificate Fraktur, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, initialed and dated "G & T" and "1815," water and ink drawing with a shield and double eagle, inscription enclosed in a heart surrounded by vining flowers and leaves, all in red, light blue, and black, (toning, creases), image 12 1/2 x 15 1/2, in a grained frame, 17 1/4 x 20 1/4 in. overall.

Creator (Role): Arnold Hoevelmann (Maker)  Place of Origin: Cumberland, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America  Date: 1781-1790

Creator (Role): Arnold Hoevelmann (Maker) Place of Origin: Cumberland, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America Date: 1781-1790

Johann Conrad Trevits (Southeastern Pennsylvania, active 1775-1825), watercolor fraktur with a central clock face surrounded by tulip vines ...

Johann Conrad Trevits (Southeastern Pennsylvania, active 1775-1825), watercolor fraktur with a central clock face surrounded by tulip vines ...

Johann Jacob Friederich Krebs(Southeastern Pennsylvania, active 1784-1812), rare pair of Dauphin County printed and hand drawn taufscheins for Maria and Elisabeth Marschall, daughters of David and Elisabeth, each with a central script surrounded by parrots, tulips, suns, etc., 13 1/4" x 16 1/2" each.

Johann Jacob Friederich Krebs(Southeastern Pennsylvania, active 1784-1812), rare pair of Dauphin County printed and hand drawn taufscheins for Maria and Elisabeth Marschall, daughters of David and Elisabeth, each with a central script surrounded by parrots, tulips, suns, etc., 13 1/4" x 16 1/2" each.

American School hand-painted fraktur, [taufschein] dated 1845 with geometric border, altar, tulips and birds, watercolor and pencil on paper, unknown artist, possibly American, 19th century, 12-1/2 x 16-3/8 in.; 19th century faux burlwood hand-painted wood frame.

American School hand-painted fraktur, [taufschein] dated 1845 with geometric border, altar, tulips and birds, watercolor and pencil on paper, unknown artist, possibly American, 19th century, 12-1/2 x 16-3/8 in.; 19th century faux burlwood hand-painted wood frame.

Birth and Baptismal Certificate (Geburts und Taufschein) for Susanna Margaretha Wind - Fraktur c. 1797

Birth and Baptismal Certificate (Geburts und Taufschein) for Susanna Margaretha Wind - Fraktur c. 1797