Bell magneto telephone transmitter

Date Made: 1878

Maker: Bell Telephone Company

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Electricity


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, thru Dean Howard Menand

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.318528Accession Number: 232729Catalog Number: 318528Serial Number: 4452

Object Name: telephone transmitter

Measurements: overall: 10 in x 5 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 13.335 cm x 13.97 cm


Record Id: nmah_694734

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