Hand Printed in Harrisburg,Pa. by "Th.(Thomas) F. Scheffer" then Hand Colorized Birth & Baptismal Certificate or Pennsylvania Dutch "Geburts und Tauf = Schein" for Anna Spatz 1859 !!! Shown With & Without Camera Flash.
Shows a Christian entourage of Saints, Lamb of God, and 4 Patriotic Eagles in the Border Trim Lower Columns.
Born August 24th, 1859 "Anna Spatz" of Marion Township, in Berks County,Pa. Baptized on October 2nd, 1859.
Condition : Very Fine Condition with Dark Ink & Vibrant Colors for a pre-civil war rag paper document with normal wrinkles & faint foxing.
Document Measures : 12 Wide by 16 inches High.
Weight : 2 Pounds and 2.6 Ounces.
(Contemporary frame is considered free, and has a Very Clear Glass which is holding the Curled document flat)