Bell telephone set, patent #174,465

Date Made: 1876

Maker: Bell, Alexander Graham

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Electricity


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.252601Catalog Number: 252601Accession Number: 49064

Object Name: Telephonetelephone setOther Terms: Telephone; Telephones

Measurements: wooden mouthpiece: 3 1/4 in x 2 5/8 in; 8.255 cm x 6.6675 cmtapered frame: 3 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 4.445 cm


Record Id: nmah_713363

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