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Insulators

Insulators of glass or pottery have been made for use on telegraph or telephone poles since 1844. Thousands of different styles of insulators have been made. Most common are those of clear or aqua glass; most desirable are the threadless types made from 1850 to 1870. Most insulators are made of glass or pottery. There is a well-organized group of collectors with clubs and publications. CD numbers are Consolidated Design numbers, used by collectors to indicate shapes. 

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