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What is this?

A black telephone connected to rectangle keypad with a hinge on its right side holding open a phone book area.

This is a telephone from United States. It is dated 1980s and we acquired it in 1994. Gift of Lisa Krohn. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

wood, plastic, paint

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 6 x 33 x 23.7cm (2 3/8 x 13 x 9 5/16in.)

Lisa Krohn was the donor and the designer and Tucker Viemeister was the co-designer of this object.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18648895/ |title=Telephone, "Phonebook", 1980s |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=25 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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