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Welcome to the original home of Abdy Antiques

 

Please note this is our Old original vintage telephone website so please select the type of antique telephones you are looking for by clicking on one of the Icons below to take you to our new websites for Antique Telephones, Bakelite Telephones, Vintage Telephones, Retro Telephones or Old BT Telephones.

 

 

Antique Telephones

Antique Telephones (1929-1957)
 

Vintage Telephones

Bakelite Telephones (1937-1959)
 

Vintage Telephones

Vintage Telephones (1960-1969)
 

Retro Telephones

Retro Telephones (1970-1985)
     
 

At Antique Phones we specialise in two old BT telephone areas:

  • Antique Telephones (1910-1959)

  • Retro Telephones (1960-1985)

Antique Telephones

We have been collecting and selling the black Bakelite Telephones that see in British theatre productions and period TV Drama's and lately in quiz shows for many years. These types of period Bakelite phones are becoming increasingly rare and hard to find in good condition. All these old telephones have been converted and serviced by ourselves so that they will function properly when connected to a modern BT telephone exchange. Only then after extensive testing do we put these Old Antique Telephones up for sale.

Please note that this is our old original Vintage /Antique Telephone website, our new and improved website is listed above on the telephone areas you see pictured.

On our site you will find highly collectible old working Old Vintage Telephones for sale. These old telephones are circa 1910-1960 with a small number of 1970's (old not quite antique telephones). These old telephones include the Bakelite telephone, the candlestick telephone, 1/232 (200 series) phones. Mostly Art Deco phones, including the classic 300 series black Bakelite telephones that you frequently see in old 1950s films.

Many people miss the old BT telephone that they used to have on display, and want to re-live the joy of a dial telephone or other types of traditional phone. If you would also like to do this please look through our traditional phones and pick out a superb vintage phone. Simply buy a Bakelite phone, old phone or traditional period phone made of lovely classic Bakelite, and enjoy the classic sound of an old antique telephone bell. No modern Telephone can compare.

You can see Retro Telephones and vintage telephones on display and for sale on our website. Here you will find a wide range of high quality genuine Old GPO Telephones. We believe you will not find better period telephones for sale anywhere else in the UK. All our old phones are genuine original antiques.

On display and for sale you will see antique Bakelite phones, old telephones and collectable telephones. This is the perfect place to see and buy an antique Bakelite telephone or antique Candlestick Telephone. We believe there are very few things as beautiful or collectible as a vintage telephone. How often have you seen a black telephone used as a theatre prop, or on TV (Heartbeat, Deal or no deal etc) and then thought I would love to buy and own an old telephone like that?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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