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German Army Model 1915 Feldfernsprecher Field / Trench Telephone With Original W Model 1915 Feldfernsprecher Field / Trench Telephone With Original Wood Case & C
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German Army Model 1915 Feldfernsprecher Field / Trench Telephone With Original W Model 1915 Feldfernsprecher Field / Trench Telephone With Original Wood Case & C

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Cheshire, North WestPublished 3 Years ago
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CategoryAccessories
ConditionUsed
Price£ 495
Sale typeTrade
Manufactured YearWW1 Era
Your reference15703:58
Recommended UsageCollection item
Description

RARE, WW1 Era German Army Model 1915 Feldfernsprecher Field / Trench Telephone With Original Wood Case & Crank Handle. Sn 15703:58 - 15703:58

The Model 1915 Feldfernsprecher (Field Telephone) is an early telephone used by the Imperial German army during WW1. The phone connects with wires. The user would turn a crank, the field telephone of your counterpart rings and you can talk to them. The telephones could connect troops at the front line to an outpost with the platoon/ company HQ thus avoid using wireless (if you had any). This is a rare to find example. It is complete with its original nickel plated brass handset wired with communication cord, Bakelite ear piece & mouth piece. The fitted case has the correct terminals for attaching communication wires. A terminal block is marked ‘W Ausg’. It also has its original steel crank handle which slots into a winding hole on the side of the case. The hole has a sliding steel cover. The wooden case is well made with its original hinges and steel button catch. The corners of the case have reinforced steel plates. The inside of the lid has remnants of its original instruction label adhered to it. The case measures It measures 8” x 9” x 3 ½”. The case has service wear to be expected and old stable worm holes. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 15703:58
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