The Classic "Candlestick" telephone, also known as the ‘Upright’ initially became popular during the early 1900s before the introduction of the one-piece handset. The first Candlestick phones were introduced when the magneto system was in use, which meant that the phone was connected to a large wooden box called a "subset" containing a battery, bell, and crank. "Is this the party to whom I am speaking?" ,>)

Antique phones - We carry antique telephones, old phones / pay phones for sale.

antique phone I believe my Grandparents had a phone like this.

All Old Wall Telephones are Just Alike, Right?

Identifying Plain Front Antique Wall Telephones: How to Distinguish These Models from Other Antique Wall Phones

Old awesome phone by A Bella Life, via Flickr. Im sure kids today would look at this and be like.."mommy/daddy... What is this huge contraption?"

Vintage awesome phone by A Bella Life.I'm sure kids today would look at this and be like what is this huge contraption?

Antique Oak Cased Crank Telephone: Oak cased winding crank wall telephone, c. 1900, metal plate marked "Chicago Telephone, Supply Company, Elkhart, Indiana, U.S.A.",mouthpiece marked Chicago @@

Antique Oak Cased Crank Telephone: Oak cased winding crank wall telephone, c.",mouthpiece marked Chicago Just like mine !

LiL Bit Old * LiL Bit New: This has been along time waiting to post

Gorgeous shabby chic antique pink and cream telephone - would look beautiful in the boudoir

Two weeks ago, I found this beauty while "gargage saling". I'm told it's an antique phone table. I love this piece antique or not, especiall...

Two weeks ago, I found this beauty while "gargage saling". I'm told it's an antique phone table. I love this piece antique or not, especiall...

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