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Sat, Jul 11, 2020 09:00AM EDT
Lot 375

Pair of Pennsylvania fraktur birth certificates

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

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Pair of Heidleberg Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania ink and watercolor fraktur birth certificates, for Juliana and Elisabetha Schmidt, b. 1813 and 1811, 7 3/4" x 13". Provenance: Juliana fraktur purchased at a house auction in New Tripoli, Berks County in 1998; Elisabeth fraktur purchased in Northampton County in 2012.

Condition

Juliana - Light staining and creases. Small patch bottom left corner. Elisabetha - Crease. Scattered losses to dark ink.