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Bell/buzzer unit

Object Number: 
2002.77.2
Date: 
ca. 1950
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 x 1 in. ( 6.4 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Metal single bell/buzzer unit; circular dome with metal push button at center; oval reserve for name card above push button.
Gallery Label: 
This type of buzzer was typical of New York City apartment buildings in the early amd mid twentieth century.
Credit Line: 
Gift of David M. Lutzker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group