Details


Description
Wooden base board with ceramic base and brass fittings on one end. Tight copper windings and brass connectors filling up other half of board. Four metal raised brackets with oblong wooden boards on one side. The wood is in an upright position with metal pins through them and connected wires. On the other side are upright metal brackets with metal holding pins and underneath room for wires and plastic connector boxes. Thick lead pipes contain wires.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Processed Material/Ceramic/Porcelain
Signature/Marks and Type
PATENTED IN U.S.A. DEC. 19. 1905. Impressed
505/132 Hand-written
Accession No
F2273.2004
Credit Line
Equipment - Telephone, F2273.2004. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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