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Lot 0060
American Wall Telephone "A. G. Bell", from 1876 (!)

Manufacturer: "Charles Williams Jr., Boston", made for "The National Bell Telephone Co.", two-part walnut case, upper part with microphone, detachable receiver, double bell, complete with all wires and 2 keys. - Excellent unrestored original condition. - Alexander Graham Bell had his laboratory in the same building as Williams; the first Bell telephones were made there under close cooperation between Bell and Williams!

Amerikanisches Wandtelephon "A. G. Bell", ab 1876 (!)

Hersteller: "Charles Williams Jr., Boston", hergestellt für "The National Bell Telephone Co.", 2-teiliges Holzgehäuse auf Wandbrett, festes Mikrophon, abnehmbarer Bell-Hörer, Doppelwecker, komplett mit Schnüren und Schlüssel, exzellenter, unrestaurierter Originalzustand. - Alexander Graham Bell hatte sein Labor im selben Gebäude wie Williams und ließ in enger Zusammenarbeit seine ersten Telephone von Williams produzieren!

Start Price: €2500

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60: American Wall Telephone "A. G. Bell", from 1876 (!)

Estimate €4,000 - €7,000May 28, 2011