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Telephones

Telephones are wanted by collectors if the phones are old enough or unusual enough. The first telephone may have been made in Havana, Cuba, in 1849, but it was not patented. The first publicly demonstrated phone was used in Frankfurt, Germany, in 1860. The phone made by Alexander Graham Bell was shown at the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia in 1876, but it was not until 1877 that the first private phones were installed. Collectors today want all types of old phones, phone parts, and advertising. Even recent figural phones are popular. The Model 500 (1949), Princess (1959), and Trimline (1965) phone models were designed by Henry Dreyfuss, the famous industrial designer.

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 TelephonesCandlestick French Empire Style, Mahogany, Ormolu, Eagle Finial, France, 18 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCandlestick Western Electric Co., Desktop, Dual Bell Ringer, Box, 1891-19132015Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCenturyCandlestick, Tapered2000Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCharlie The TunaBox, 19871996Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCharlie The TunaBox, 19871998Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCharlie TunaHong Kong, 19872001Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCharlie TunaBox1999Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCharlie TunaFigural2000Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChas. WilliamsJr., Wall, Walnut, 3 Box, Key2000Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChicago North Western RailroadRinger Box, C.19201996Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChicago Telephone SupplyWall, Beveled Glass Window, 32 X 14 In.1995Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChicago Telephone SupplyWall, Crank, Oak, 2 Bells, Adjustable Mouthpiece, 25 X 9 In.2006Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChicago Telephone SupplyWall, Double Box, Oak, Black Bells, 13 X 8 X 30 In.2006Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChicago Telephone Supply Co. Wall, Oak, Beveled Glass, 31 x 12 In.2010Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChicago Telephone Supply Co. Wall, Oak Case, Marked, N.Y., 32 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesChicago Telephone Supply Co.Wall, Oak Case, Marked, N.Y., 32 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesClark Automatic Switchboard74 Line2002Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCon TelWall, Oak, c.1925, 16 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesConnecticutTelephone, Wall, Oak Case, 15 Line2000Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCouch & SeeleyWall, Oak, Watchcase Receiver, Single Bell2000Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCouch SeeleyWall, Oak, Watchcase Receiver2000Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCradleDial Base, Brass, 6 X 9 1/2 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCrankJydsk Telefon, Wall1998Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCrest Gel-manCrest Gel-man1995Login / Create Account for Price
 TelephonesCrest SparkleBox1996Login / Create Account for Price


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