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Record Sleeve

  • Place of origin:

    Birmingham (issued)

  • Date:

    1928-1931 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Henry Scott (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Line-block and letterpress printing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Edith E. Lloyd

  • Museum number:

    E.1827-1990

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TS, shelf 42

Physical description

Henry Scott 'in-house' stitched bag for a 10-inch 78 rpm record. Lettered with details of retailer's name, addresses and details of other goods and services, including gramophones and records stocked.

Place of Origin

Birmingham (issued)

Date

1928-1931 (issued)

Artist/maker

Henry Scott (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

Line-block and letterpress printing

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with details of retailer's name, addresses and details of other goods and services, including gramophones and records stocked.

Dimensions

Height: 10 in approx, Width: 10 in approx

Object history note

This record bag was issued with a recording of a minuet by Beethoven (E.1828-1990), recorded by Cedric Sharpe for 'His Master's Voice'. It was issued by Henry Scott of John Bright Street, Broad Street and Coventry Road, Birmingham.

Descriptive line

Henry Scott 'in-house' stitched bag for a 10-inch 78 rpm record. Line-block and letterpress print. Issued by Henry Scott, Birmingham, England. 1928-1931.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Edge, Kevin. The Art of Selling Songs : Graphics for the Music Business, 1690-1990. London : Futures Publications, 1991. p.109 (illus.).

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Letterpress; Line block printing

Subjects depicted

Record player; Music

Categories

Labels & packaging; Advertising; Music

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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