Bottali Rothphone

Bottali Rothphone

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Description (Brief)
This rothphone was made by Antonio Bottali in Milan, Italy, around 1898. It is made of brass. The original maker's name (F.W. Roth?) has been stamped over with "Bottali."
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Object Name
date made
ca 1898
place made
Italy: Lombardy, Milan
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
overall: 24 in x 3 in x 10 in; 60.96 cm x 7.62 cm x 25.4 cm
rothphone: 22 3/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 3 in; 56.8325 cm x 13.0175 cm x 7.62 cm
neck: 5 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 14.605 cm x 6.6675 cm x 2.8575 cm
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accession number
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Credit Line
Gift of Carol B. Warden and Joy Burchuk
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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