"The phone is a remarkably complex, simple device, and very rarely ever needs repairs, once you fix them." - Dan/Panther
Started by Jim Stettler, December 29, 2009, 12:06:36 AM
Quote from: Duffy on January 31, 2020, 07:39:16 PMWow Ray, that is one awesome piece!
Quote from: kleenax on January 31, 2020, 07:52:09 PMThanks Doug;Here's another that was done with a TEENY bit of black pigment in snow-white resin. You guys have never seen these examples because they were "one-offs", and weren't around long.
Quote from: Duffy on March 01, 2020, 07:53:11 PMhttps://www.ebay.ca/itm/Rare-Vintage-Clear-Transparent-Telephone-8746-G-D-F-M-85-2/193248867766?
Quote from: FABphones on March 02, 2020, 03:27:26 AMThese come up for sale regularly. £175 is expensive. Prices in the region of £75 (or less) are more usual.
Quote from: Jim Stettler on April 12, 2020, 12:40:15 PMHere is a book view of the 1939 Bell System world's fair exhibit. I searched for "voice mirror" exhibit.The Voice Mirror exhibit was where the clear 302's were used. There are quite a few photos of the clear sets and clear mother-in-law receivers.JimUse the bottom arrows to flip thru the book.Tiny Urlhttps://tinyurl.com/vrnr8rfhttps://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-b049-d471-e040-e00a180654d7/book?parent=5da0bb70-c533-012f-830f-58d385a7bc34#page/1/mode/2up
Quote from: Jim Stettler on June 05, 2020, 06:50:14 PMSold for $210.09.It went cheap, all things considered. Currently I don't have a phone cash stash, or I would of sniped higher than the winning bid.I guess I should build up the phone cash stash again. If only there was a market for old telephones.......Jim