1940's - Early 1950's Durham (N.C.) Telephone Co. 10 Year Service Pin

1940's - Early 1950's Durham (N.C.) Telephone Co. 10 Year Service Pin

Code: comtp40000dtc


Product Description


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ARTIFACT: 1940's ??? early 1950's Durham, North Carolina Telephone Company 10 Year Service pin by Morgan's. The center of the lapel pin features a nicely detailed black enamel rotary phone and surrounding it reads: "DURHAM TELEPHONE COMPANY" in embossed lettering. The base of the pin shows a shield with the number: "10" in the center. Durham Telephone Co. was founded in 1933 and later purchased by General Telephone Co. in 1955.

VINTAGE: Circa 1940's ??? early 1950's

SIZE: Approximately 9/16" in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-filled, enamel

ATTACHMENT: Vertical pin with drop in swivel locking catch.

MARKINGS: "1/10 G. F.", "MORGAN'S"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Telephone & Telegraph Communications collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VCX02 LFIX9/15

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The pin shows minor to moderate wear and nearly all the gold-fill and enamel details remain intact, overall excellent condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.