1950's Antique Black Swiss Wall Bakelite Telephone
1950's black bakelite Swiss wall telephone.
The body in excellent condition. The chrome bells have a beautiful loud ringing sound. A wall mounting bracket is provided. These phones have an excellent feature that allows you to hang the telephone receiver to a hook under the body if you want to walk away during a call without hanging up.
Inside the case the original makers marks are visible
FLAMATT /FR NOV
On the bacl are the serierl numbers : 39211a WEIDMANN 4259 / 11
The General Post Office (GPO) of the United Kingdom carried also the sole responsibility for providing telecommunication services across the country.
All our antique 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 analogue telephone land line.
Please see the attached pictures for the Uk & international RJ11 connections.