Telephone Linesman Dial Test Set 1940's - Available in red, green, grey & orange.
Telephone installer, lineman and central office test phones used to monitor and test telephone lines. Made by various manufacturers including Automatic Electric, Northern Electric and others. Grey version is aluminum. Others are plastic. Manufactured from 1940 onward and used into the 1980's. Average condition. Wear consistent with high usage and age. Dials work well. Untested for functionality. Four colours available. Models and cord clips vary (see photos).