This is a Western Electric model 1051AL Candlestick Telephone with a 2AB rotary dial. It appears the original date was ...
moreThis is a Western Electric model 1051AL Candlestick Telephone with a 2AB rotary dial. It appears the original date was 1939 and was modified with a newer transmitter around 1945. The bakelite receiver has a chip (see photos). The cloth line cord is modular and will work in standard outlets. The network/bell box cover is new and more compact than the older clunkier boxes.
Please make sure your telephone provider can accommodate rotary dial telephones. One year interior parts warranty through American Telephone Store.
Approximate size of the telephone is 5.5" wide X 5" deep X 10" high
One year warranty on interior parts only, provided by American Telephone Store.
Although cell phones and social media communication define our way of life today, brother-sister team Joe and Janette Antone still believe in the power of the landline. These vintage collectors and technological historians started American Telephone Store to honor the beautiful craftsmanship and nostalgic draw of rotary phones from the 1910s through the 1990s. less
6.5ʺW × 5.5ʺD × 14.0ʺH
GoodModerate wear and tear, but still has good years left
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