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Object Name Insulator
Catalog Number 1993.8.453
Maker Hemingray Glass Company
Date ca. 1910
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-4 Dia-2.25 Cir-7.25 inches
Description This is a clear conical glass insulator with bead molding on the edge of the base.
Notes Hemingray Glass begain in Covington, Ky in the 1870s. The company moved to Muncie in the 1890s but many of the Hemingray Family remained in Covington.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Hemingray Glass Company
Subjects Telecommunication cables
Telecommunication lines
Telecommunications industry
Telegraph & telephone poles
Telegraph lines
Telegraph poles
Telephone industry
Telephone lines
Telephone poles
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS