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  • Export Spatterware Tea Pot and Cup-and-Saucer Sets 

    Anonymous (1)
    Export spatterware tea pot with bird motif; three cup-and-saucer sets with fish, flower, and canon motifs, respectively
  • "Auf Jesum" Fraktur Bookmark 

    Anonymous (1)
    "Auf Jesum" bookmark, small presentation fraktur
  • Show Towel 

    Anonymous (1)
    Show towel, Cotton on linen
  • Theodore Distler 

    Gates (unknown), John (1)
    Portrait of Theodore August Distler, College President of Franklin and Marshall College (1941-1954) with his hands resting on an open book.
  • Painted Tinware, Coffee Pot, Creamer, and Sugar 

    Anonymous (1)
    Coffee pot, creamer, and sugar, Painted tinware. Items contain stylized leaf and fruit/vegetable motifs. Pennsylvania. From the Schaeffer Collection.
  • Pennsylvania Appliqué Quilt Templates 

    Anonymous (1)
    Appliqué quilt templates, Metal. Assorted shapes include stars, flowers, tulip, heart, and a Native American with bow and arrow. From the Schaeffer Collection.
  • Earthenware Storage Containers 

    Anonymous (1)
    Storage Containers (three), Earthenware. Pennsylvania.
  • The Sermon 

    des Raux (French 1902-1946), Louis Marchand (1111)
    Painting depicts a priest giving a service to a group of brightly-dressed individuals before a bright, candle-lit altar.
  • Geburts und Taufschein [Birth and Baptism] of Anna Marie Dornbach 

    Berks County Artist (1742)
    Handpainted birth and baptismal certificate for Anna Marie Dornbach, dated September 14, 1742 in Europe. Watercolor and ink on paper. Item contains tulip and heart motifs. From the estate of Harvey Bassler.
  • Portrait of George Ross 

    West, Benjamin (American, 1738-1820) (1755)
    Painting, Oil on canvas, Gift of Mrs. George Ross Eshleman
  • Stove Plate 

    Anonymous (1760)
    Stove plate, Cast iron, Inscribed "Godnulls well has water" (Psalm 56:5-10). Probably Lancaster County. Item contains tulip and heart motifs.
  • Geburts und Taufschein [Birth and Baptism] of Philip Fetter 

    Anonymous (1762)
    Handpainted birth and baptismal certificate for Philip Fetter, dated June 4, 1762 in New Britain Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Watercolor on paper. Item contains tulip motifs. From the Hostetter Collection.
  • Taufschein [Baptism] of Abraham Kramer 

    Krebs, Friedrich (Barton and Jungman, 1776)
    Printed baptismal certificate for Abraham Kramer, with cut ornaments and ink calligraphy on paper. From the Pennsylvania German Imprint Collection.
  • Vorschrift [Writing Specimen], Isaiah 24: 11-15 

    Tribel, George (1779)
    Handpainted writing specimen, dated 1779 in Readingtown. Watercolor and ink on paper. Item contains angel, bird, and tulip motifs. From the estate of Harvey Bassler.
  • Dower Chest 

    Anonymous (1780)
    Dower chest, Walnut with herringbone cartouche containing inlaid date and heart containing initials "MB." Heart is flanked by tulip and vine inlays. Pennsylvania.
  • Geburts und Taufschein [Birth and Baptism] of Anna Gerber, dated October 2, 1788 

    Anonymous (1788)
    Handpainted birth and baptismal certificate for Anna Gerber, dated October 2, 1788 in Lancaster County, Leacock Township. Watercolor and ink on laid paper. Item depicts birds and tulips in urns. From the Hostetter Collection.
  • Vorschrift [Writing Specimen] for Wilhelm Spiero, dated December 21, 1791 

    Eyer, John Frederick (1791)
    Handpainted writing specimen for Wilhelm Spiero, dated December 21, 1791. Watercolor and ink on paper. From the estate of Harvey Bassler.
  • Geburts und Taufschein [Birth and Baptism] of Daniel Lawell, dated February 10, 1796 

    Anonymous (1796)
    Handpainted birth and baptismal certificate for Daniel Lawell, dated February 10, 1796. Item contains tulip, bird, and stylized flower motifs. From the estate of Harvey Bassler.
  • Painted Dower Chest 

    Anonymous (1799)
    Dower chest, Painted poplar with cartouche containing the name "Elizabeth Heimbach." Item contains heart and compass motifs. Pennsylvania. From the Schaeffer Collection.
  • Jacquard Pattern Coverlet 

    Dannert, Henry (American, Allenton, PA) (1802)
    Classification: Building Furnishings, Bedding, Quilt. Materials and Techniques: Cotton warp, Wool and Cotton weft. Style/Period/Movement: Physical Description: The Jacquard Loom was invented by Joseph Marie Jacquard in ...