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    Posted 10 years ago

    flashlarue
    (197 items)

    "I know nothing," when it comes to insulators. I mainly collect fruit jars but sometimes I see an insulator that catches my eye enough to buy. This is a W. E. MFG. CO. CD126.4 in a pale aqua. There is no damage to the insulator except a couple of minor wire rubs in the groove. How uncommon are these?

    The front is embossed,
    (dome)
    W. E. MFG. CO.
    (skirt)
    PATENT
    APPLIED FOR ( over DEC. 19. 1871 you can still see several of these characters )

    The reverse is embossed,
    (dome)
    W. U. ( for Western Union )

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