Author Topic: Nicely Painted Telephones  (Read 2714 times)

Offline dsk

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Re: Nicely Painted Telephones
« Reply #15 on: February 05, 2018, 10:04:43 AM »
I have said that I prefer the original colors, and I have also said something like phones should be black.  :o


This phone is really nice, just have to admit that :-[


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« Last Edit: February 05, 2018, 10:24:40 AM by TelePlay »

I have even got a regular New York number :-) 646 570 1796

Offline markosjal

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Re: Nicely Painted Telephones
« Reply #16 on: February 09, 2018, 03:38:50 PM »
Seller states this ITT 3554 wall phone has been painted Sea Foam Green.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Telephone-Model-3554-Sea-foam-Green-Fully-Refurbished-SKU-24936/192374768372

It needs one of the seafoam green handset cords that I seem to have so many of!
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Offline WEBellSystemChristian

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Re: Nicely Painted Telephones
« Reply #17 on: February 20, 2018, 10:41:12 PM »
This one isn't as pretty as the other shown here, but I let it looked nice when the paint was fresh:

www.ebay.com/itm/202235188598

I would guess--through visual, self-diagnosed carbon dating--that the custom paint must be somewhere between 41 and 43 years old. Of course, you could always take a stab at the fact that the Bi-Centennial was 42 years ago... ;D

Still, I'd bring it back to factory finish if I had it. The mural is past it's prime at this point...
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