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Hemingray #18 Insulator Patent May 2, 1893 Green Aqua Glass Antique Vintage Electric Power Telegraph

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    Posted 4 months ago

    WesternPA-…
    (131 items)

    One of the most beautiful prized insulators of my collection. Patented May 2 ,1893 and made until 1933.

    Hemingray style number: 18
    Embossing index number: 30
    Consolidated design number: 134
    Trade name: deep groove
    Weight: 17.1 ounces
    Height: 4 inches
    Diameter: 2 3/4 inches
    Purpose: Formerly used on railroad telegraph poles

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    Comments

    1. buckethead, 4 months ago
      Now...that's beautiful glass....NICE!!!
    2. WesternPA-Collector WesternPA-Collector, 4 months ago
      Buckethead thank you. It is a nice survivor.
    3. iggy iggy, 4 months ago
      I wanted to collect insulators but bottles consumed me first. I have I think 6 insulators.
    4. WesternPA-Collector WesternPA-Collector, 4 months ago
      I started collecting them both at about the same time. But bottles are actually easier to find. A lot of insulators broke when poles got taken down.

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