London, South Kensington
31 May 2007
A La Mildè "Le Reine" telephone transmitter
the wall-mounted bell board with four terminal and bell base, with fixed platform for slotted earpiece transmitter, hook-cradle and push-button, stamped on the side DÉPOSE, wooden boss exit and multi-coloured braid, circa 1895 -10½in. (26.7cm) high
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