Wall telephone No. 3, made by Ericsson for the General Post Office, British, 1880-1910.
Wall Telephone No 3 was designed for central battery telephone systems, where the power for speech and signalling was drawn from a battery at the telephone exchange, rather than a 'local battery' associated with each individual telephone.
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