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Object Name Insulator
Catalog Number 1993.8.445
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Ceramic
Dimensions H-3.25 Dia-3.875 Cir-12.25 inches
Description This is a brown glazed ceramic insulator with a saddle shaped head and wide round body. The inside of the piece is threaded.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Telephone apparatus industry
Telephone companies
Telephone equipment industry
Telephone industry
Telephone lines
Telephone poles
Telephones
Telegraph lines
Telegraph poles
Telegraph & telephone poles
Telecommunication cables
Telecommunication lines
Telecommunications industry
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS