Black & Brass Front 1920's Style Candlestick Telephone
Regular price £254
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The body is made of solid brass & the base is heavy iron for stability. The phone has a beautiful old ring and works worldwide. These candlesticks were originally made in the 1920's in England.
The candlestick telephone is the most popular "antique-looking" telephone that springs into people's minds. This type of telephone was immortalised in films in Great Britain and the United States. They remained in common use in Britain from 1900 until the 1950s. Candlesticks are also referred to as Pedestal telephones or Tulip telephones because of the shape of the mouthpiece. The base of the candlestick telephone is 13 cm in diameter & it's 32-cm tall.
All candlesticks weigh 3kg maximum when packed.
All our telephones are fully stripped down, polished & rewired with hand platted cords in our workshop near Oxford , England. The phones have all original fittings inside and we try to keep all the original parts wherever possible. They come fitted with a standard British connection & all International customers ( USA, Europe, Asia Etc) will be provided with a RJ11 adapter, so the customer can use the phone on any fixed telephone line.
Please see the attached pictures for the connections.
Custom Made Round Dial Label can be produced for buyers with the name of your town, city , country etc & the last 3 or 4 digits of the telephone number.