General Post Office Relay 1920s Type B GPO 14673 Morse Telegraphy

General Post Office Relay 1920s Type B GPO 14673 Morse Telegraphy

£95

Circa

1920

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Technology, Communication

Description

Offered for sale;

POST OFFICE RELAY ‘B’ No 14673, 1920’s
Iconic mahogany and lacquered brass early electrical communication device.
In excellent cosmetic condition noting a small shell chip to the beveled glass rim.

Relay used in telegraphy acting as a form of amplifier for the signal, sensitive coils moved the contacts which controlled equipment that could be powered locally.
G.P.O, Standard Relay “B”
http://www.museumoftechnology.org.uk/objects/telegraphy.php#top

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GB Cog Scientific

As a fine art sculpture graduate I have applied my appreciation and understanding of form and function to my lifelong professional career in the antiques trade. Over forty years dealing in what I considered worthy, within the fields of decorative arts and sciences, I have always purchased over a wide spectrum and look forward to offering an exciting variety of stimulating pieces.

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