Calendar

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1905-1910

GUSN

GUSN-51286

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

Descriptive Terms

calendars
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
heron
Japanese
numerals
Cardboard
Unidentified Paper
Transfer Printed
Numbers
Heron
Japanese
CALENDAR

Inscription

Embossed on the hanging loop/ring is: Dennison. Printed on the calender pages is black on off-white pages for Nov./Dec. 1908.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Possibly Dennison Mfg. Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

9.5 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1163

Places

Massachusetts (United States)