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Wall telephone

Description

Stained oak rectangular body w/ slanted writing piece at bottom. Cord extending from left side attaches to black painted wooden ear piece. Ear piece hangs from arm on left side. Right side w/ black painted metal crank. Front w/ 2 circular bells (black-painted metal) at top and metal mouthpiece below.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1910
Material
metal
oak (wood)
painting (coating)
staining
Object type
Telecommunications T&E
Descriptive terms
metal
Oak
oak (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Stained
staining
TELEPHONE
telephones
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
20.5 x 9.25 x 8.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.109
GUSN
26388

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