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1986.1163 (RS25286)

Description

The rectangular gray blackboard is mounted with a conforming sheet of printed and embossed paper showing a white heron standing on a branch. The ground and tree are printed in blues in Japanese style brushwork. Two printed off-white calender pages for November and December 1908 remain stitched to the backboard. It hangs from a ring paper tab at the top.

Details

Maker
Possibly Dennison Mfg. Co. (Maker)
Date
1905-1910
Inscriptions
Embossed on the hanging loop/ring is: Dennison. Printed on the calender pages is black on off-white pages for Nov./Dec. 1908.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CALENDAR
calendars
Cardboard
cardboard
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Heron
heron
Japanese
Numbers
numerals
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
9.5 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1163
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51286

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