Telephone

Western Electric Company, Manufacturer

1913
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Maker and Role
Western Electric Company, Manufacturer
Production Date
1913
Description
Telephone, candlestick type, with mouthpiece perched above a tall stem and earpiece suspended from a bracket on the right. A plaited brown wire emerges from the back of the earpiece and enters into the base of the main unit.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic/Bakelite
Signature/Marks and Type
Commonwealth of / AUSTRALIA / P.M.G. Maker's Plate
C.31 / 4001 / No1 Impressed
Accession No
1978.2118
Credit Line
Western Electric Company. 1913. Telephone, 1978.2118. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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