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Catalog Number 2002-064-0018
Object Name Recorder, Audio Disk
Description Black clay audio record with beveled edges around on front and back. Grooved lines on front and back. Circular paper label printed in black and white with a checkered border. "EDISON RECORD" is written in white. "Thomas A. Edison" signature printed above patent. Patent reads "A PRODUCT OF THE EDISON LABORATORIES." An Edison portrait is visible on the right side of the label.
"80859-L" Written above title A
"80859-R" Engraved where label would be
Side A, "COME TO THE FAIR", Mezzo Soprano with Orchestra Helen Davis, (Helen Taylor & Easthope Martin). "10679" Underneath title.
Side B, No Label
Dimensions W-0.25 Dia-9.875 inches
Material Clay/Paper