Vintage Chinoiserie Telephone with Bakelite Receiver

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Gorgeous vintage Chinoiserie Telephone with Bakelite and Brass Receiver. The dialing mechanism and electronics are housed in an ebonized wood box, decorated with carved faux Ivory panels and Oriental Brass bracketry.
Details
Place of Origin
Colonial Hong Kong
Date of Manufacture
20th Century
Period
1940-1949
Materials and Techniques
Wood
Brass
Bakelite
Condition
Very good original working condition with age to brass commensurate with age.
Dimensions
12 in. H x 10 in. W x 4.25 in. D
30 cm H x 25 cm W x 11 cm D
Dealer Location
San Leandro, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U0904078264451
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1stdibs seller since 2007
Located in San Leandro, CA

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