Telephone Booth

New Zealand Post Office

Circa 1911
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Maker and Role
New Zealand Post Office
Production Date
Circa 1911
Description
Octagonal (8-sided) shaped telephone booth, painted red with a green roof. The booth is made of wood with glass panels. The roof is tin, segmented sheeting with a circular ventilation on top. The door has a brass handle fixed to it.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Glass
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Processed Material/Metal/Tin
Signature/Marks and Type
PUBLIC TELEPHONE Painted
Accession No
2005.57
Credit Line
New Zealand Post Office. Circa 1911. Telephone Booth, 2005.57. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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