QRS Autograph Word Roll in original box

QRS Autograph Word Roll in original box
Title
QRS Autograph Word Roll in original box
Date 
ca. 1920
Medium 
Paper, plastic, cardboard
Dimensions 
box: 2 x 12 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 31.8 x 5.7 cm )
Description 
Perforated paper piano roll on cardboard cylinder with black plastic spool ends; "Daddy, You've Been a Mother to Me" played by Lee S. Roberts; in original cardboard box.
Object Number 
Z.1779.3a-c
Marks 
printed paper label: on one end of box: "Q.R.S / Autograph / WORD ROLL / 1082 1.25 / DADDY, YOU'VE BEEN / A MOTHER TO ME / Ballad / Words and Music by Fred Fischer / Played by Lee S. Roberts / Copyright by McCarthy & Fischer, Inc., 1920" stamped: on leader: same inscription as above in relief: on spool ends: "Q R S CO / U. S. A." printed: on label affixed to end of leader: "Q R S Co. / New York, N.Y. / Patent applied for" handwritten or stamped: on leader: "Lee S Roberts"
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Creative: Tronvig Group