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Rare Thomas Edison Western Union Model 35-A self-winding Wall Street ticker tape machine, serial #3206, with brass frame, telegraph mechanism, twin alpha-numeric rollers and tape feed with escapement mechanism, over electro-magnet, all housed in a cast iron base with Western Union label reading: Quotations Furnished by The Western Union Telegraph Co. - Apply to Local Manager. No manufacturer name present. Retains the original glass dome. Machine measures 10 3/4" H x 8 1/2" dia. 13 1/2" H w/ glass dome. 16 lbs. Probably first quarter 20th century. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)

Condition

Tin ink housing and paper reel spindle not present. All other mechanisms present. Light wear to paint and lettering of cast iron base, paint drip running through label.

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Western Union Model 35-A Stock Ticker

Estimate $3,000 - $3,400Aug 5, 2017
4310 Papermill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37909
United States
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