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Insulator

Description

Aqua-colored glass insulator for telephone pole wiring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Inscriptions
Molded into glass around the base: BROOKFIELD NEW YORK
Location of origin
NY, USA; Brookfield, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
joining
mortise-and-tenon joints
Object type
Electrical & Magnetic T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
INSULATOR
insulators
joining
Mortise & Tenon
mortise-and-tenon joints
Dimensions
4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.560
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10668

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