N.V Nederlandsche Telefoon Maatschappij Groningen - Wooden line telephone - Wood

Description
N.V Nederlandsche Telefoon Maatschappij Groningen - Wooden line telephone - Wood
Netherlands - First half 20th century

A wooden telephone, from circa 1900.
Marked with “N.V Nederlandsche Huis Telephone Company Rotterdam” of The Hague and Groningen. Name plates for forwarding calls to “Scheikundige”, “Zolder Administratie”. The plate is quite lovely.
Text on the handset reads “Sweden L. M Ericsson & Co” with the patent no. from 1895. Please see the photos.
The cable has no plug, a cable still has 2 plugs.
A home and office telephone from circa 1900.

Lot details
Object
Wooden line telephone
Material
Wood
Manufacturer/ Brand
N.V Nederlandsche Telefoon Maatschappij Groningen
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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