Telephone

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Black telephone with large block base and stepped foot, crank on one side. Handset resting on top held by stand with two prongs, straight black cord.
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Manufacturer
L.M. Ericsson Company, founded 1876
Credit Line
Museum purchase from the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund
Medium
Metal, plastic
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
manufactured in
Belgium
ca. 1920
Type
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Accession Number
1994-73-1