Up the Grand Antiques

 Alsatian Christening Fraktur - Godparent Letter (Taufbrief Or Goettelbrief) - 1840


KathyUp the Grand Antiques is located in Grand River Valley, Ontario

Uniquely designed baptismal fraktur given by godparent at Christening. Made by the unidentified Strassburg Taufbrief artist.  One of this artist's stylistic trademarks was pinpricked decorations.  Opens with the words "Christian Baptismal Wish."