gec.gif (1164 bytes)GEC K8056


Wall Pattern

Wall pattern telephone, similar to K8055, but fitted with four magnet generator. Telephone also consists of double pole "Bell" receiver solid back long distance speaking transmitter, induction coil, 1000 ohm ringer automatic switch hooks and accommodation for 2 dry cells.

Oxidised external metal work and cabinet work of polished Walnut.

Cost in 1926 was 8.8.0
Cost in 1935 was 8.8.0

K8056A was also available fitted with a three magnet generator.
K8057 was fitted with a five magnet generator.

Taken from the 1926 and 1935 GEC catalogues

See also Peel Conner Compact Telephone

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