This is a Blue Amberol Edison cylinder sound recording. The performer and ID number are printed as, H. Raderman's Jazz Orchestra, 3991. There is some slight darkening of the plastic in places. The case has no bottom or lid.
This cylinder has been digitized by UC Santa Barbara and may be streamed here: http://cylinders.library.ucsb.edu/search.php?queryType=@attr%201=1016&query=yellow+dog+blues&num=1&start=1&sortBy=&sortOrder=id