23 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,500
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A Birth and Baptismal Certificate
New Jersey, dated 1775
watercolor and ink on paper
7¾ x 12½ in.
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Another example with an embroidery patterned border design is in the collection of Winterthur Museum (see Scott W. Swank, Arts of the Pennsylvania Germans (New York, 1983), fig. 239, p. 247).
This lot is offered without reserve.
Joe Kindig, Jr. & Son, York, Pennsylvania, 1983
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