Object ID 000226
Object Name Bell Telephone System sign
Object Desc Cobalt blue Bell Telephone System metal sign. Printed on both sides.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000195
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Bell Telephone Company,advertising,communication,information signs,signs,telephones,
Title Bell Telephone System sign
Description Bell System cobalt blue telephone metal sign. Sign has a 90 degree bent so that it can be mounted to the wall and still display both sides of the sign.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Bell Telephone Co.
Date FEB 7,2013
Notes Cobalt blue sign. The side that is visible to the visitors does not have the lustre that the opposite side has. This side also has fading of paint and wear along the edges, especially the lower edge. There is a bit of erosion and rust along the edge that is mounted to the wall. The backside is in better condtion.