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