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2006.44.3087 (RS97742)

Description

Black plastic Bell and Western Telephone with a phone number. Area code 617 744-0440. Telephone cable attached.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1950
Inscriptions
"BELL SYSTEM / MADE BY WESTERN ELECTRIC" (Stamped in the plastic)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
metal
plastic (organic material)
Object type
Telecommunication T&E
Descriptive terms
metal
plastic (organic material)
Telephone
telephones
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3087
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
202608

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