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Birth and Baptism Certificate of Jacob Mahser

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Inscription

German inscriptions tell us that Jacob Mahser was born 8 June 1838 in Upper Manheim North, PA, and baptised 24 June 1838.

Provenance

Elie Nadelman, Lancaster, PA; by 1948, Mrs. Nadelman, Riverdale-on-Hudson, NY; by 1964, sold by Nadelman to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875

1838

Dimensions

Sheet: 42 x 33.5 cm (16 9/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.343

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, hand-colored

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