Telephone

New Zealand Post Office, Retailer

Circa 1893
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Maker and Role
New Zealand Post Office, Retailer
Production Date
Circa 1893
Description
Gold metal base with bell and cradle, one fork broken off. Rotary dial in front, broken. Handset made from plastic and metal. Replica antique. Made in Japan, sold by NZPO in New Zealand.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
SERIAL NO. 15872 / MODEL JO-8 / TELEPHONE / DATE / MADE IN JAPAN Sticker
Accession No
2002.50
Credit Line
New Zealand Post Office. Circa 1893. Telephone, 2002.50. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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