Antique Model 317 Western Electric Plain Front Oak Crank Telephone (1911 Versian)
Very Nice Antique Model 317 (1911 Version) Western Electric Plain Front Oak Wall Mounted Crank Telephone
Antique Model 317 (1911 Version) Western Electric Plain Front Oak Wall Mounted Crank Telephone | A 1911 version with original parts – oak plain front case with black standard pony receiver; Long gooseneck black transmitter; marked faceplate; slightly slanted writing platform | Bells are not painted, darkened by oxidation; does have a newer black bracket holding bells; only deviation from standard catalogue model may be the bakelite transmitter cap | Missing only the receiver cap | Untested – Inspected without removing back | A very nice example of the WE 1911 version.
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