An antique Nickel plated brass triple speaking tube with mother of pearl push button. Above the buttons are engraved LAUNDRY, 3RD FLOOR and MRS W's HALL, two of the mother of pearl push buttons are missing. The speaking tube supplemented the array of remotely controlled hand bells that were operated in the upstairs rooms and rang in the servant's quarters in even modest houses in the 19th century. Only one available, the electrical component is untested the item is sold as is.
The dimensions of the item are: 6-3/4" wide x 5-1/2" height, 7/8" depth.
Good condition: showing minor signs of wear to finish but no excessive damage to the structure. Two of the mother of pearl push buttons are missing.
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