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||The Candlestick phone,
also known as the 'upright', initially became popular during the early 1900's 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. But oh have we come a long
way. From its bell-shaped mouthpiece to its cloth covered receiver cord, this telephone
replica recalls a vintage instrument from the 1900's. But a closer look reveals some
modern technology including a decorative dial that functions as a push button for
tone/pulse operation as well as a center medallion that serves as a redial button. This
modern day version of the Candlestick phone would have surely made Alexander Graham Bell
Push Button Technology
Rotary Fashion Dial
Ringer Volume ON/OFF Switch
Earpiece Volume Control