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    Posted 4 years ago

    PinkThorn
    (10 items)

    I recently purchased this as a research project. After days of research, I am still at square one! This phone is 7" tall, hand-blown, all glass, except cord. Appears to be an oil can candlestick telephone replica. The real phone dates to around 1890-1900, made by stromberg- Carlson? Or Western Electric?Thank you in advance for any and all help!

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    1. racer4four racer4four, 4 years ago
      That's neat!
    2. SpiritBear, 4 years ago
      Well, the curly cords don't pop up till well after the original candlestick years. The 1950s saw many candlestick reproductions, easily spotted by curly cords.
    3. PinkThorn PinkThorn, 4 years ago
      Thank you for the information, Spirit. I will run with that!

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