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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2961B Boston
November 19, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Printed and Watercolor-decorated Birth Certificate Fraktur

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 19, 2016 10:00AM


Printed and Watercolor-decorated Birth Certificate Fraktur, Pennsylvania, c. 1782, the printed lettering with pen and ink specifics surrounded by printed birds and flowers decorated in orange and greenish brown, (foxing, creases, losses, fading, and many small tears), 12 3/4 x 16 1/2 in., in a black-painted and gilt frame.
The Janie & Peter Gross Collection.
Estimate $400-600

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Peter Gross