German Kurrent

Free Public AI Model for Handwritten Text Recognition with Transkribus

German Kurrent

This model has a large train (5100400 words) and test set for German Kurrent (19th century). The ground truth stems from different projects and partners and is biased towards Swiss documents. The CER on the validation set is 6.9%.

Model Overview

Name:
German_Kurrent_XIX_pylaia
Creator:
Tobias Hodel
Model ID:
26068
Century:
19th
Languages:
German
Script:
German Kurrent
Engine:
PyLaia
Material:
Handwritten
CER on validation set:
6.9 %

German_Kurrent_XIX_pylaia is freely available to everyone

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You can use this model to automatically transcribe Handwritten documents with Handwritten Text Recgnition in Transkribus. This model can be used in the Transkribus Expert Client as well as in Transkribus Lite.
This AI model was trained to automatically convert text from images of historical German Kurrent documents into editable and searchable text.