Antique Ebony Whistle from a Voicepipe Speaking Tube Circa 1880s Victorian House Cab

£45.00
 
Antique Ebony Whistle from a Voicepipe Speaking Tube Circa 1880s Victorian House Cab

Item - Original Antique Ebony Whistle from a Speaking Tube (Voicepipe), Circa 1880-1900.

Speaking Tubes are an early form of communication and were used in many places including Houses, Bars, Cars, Boats, etc...

The tube would have been fitted to the wall and through a network of pipes the operator would have been able to pull the whistle from the mouthpiece and blow through which would have sounded the whistle at the other end allowing for communication between the two parties.  

Maker - Unknown

Circa - 1880s

Construction - Ebony

Country of Origin - Not known but most likely England

Dimensions - 2.5" in length

Weight - 13 gram

Condition - Excellent Used Condition and in full working order (please see all photos) 

Other Interesting Points - For more information regarding Speaking tubes please see here and here

(Please see all Photos).

POSTAGE & PACKAGING

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Postage Rates for this Item
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UK Recorded Delivery £4.00
UK Standard Delivery £3.00
Air Mail Europe £6.00
Air Mail Outside Europe £12.00
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