About Candlestick Telephones
The sound of an actual bell ringing with its clear, recognizable, and pleasant tone, prompts you to scurry across the room to pick up the weighted receiver of your candlestick telephone to converse with the caller. In a world where the cell phone has taken over, you prefer the nostalgic look, feel, and sound of an antique candlestick telephone. If you are looking to add some interest to your study decor, an antique Kellogg candlestick telephone from the turn of the twentieth century is perfect for the desk or a side table. Even if it is purely to add an element of surprise to the room, this heavy-duty phone of brass, nickel, and Bakelite is sure to be a conversation piece. For a functional, retro look, a reproduction candlestick telephone is ideal. A Crosley replica candlestick telephone in black, with push buttons on a rotary dial, looks like it is from the 1920s, yet incorporates modern technology, offering the best of both worlds. Search the vast inventories on eBay to find one that suits your taste. With a candlestick telephone, you are transported back to a time when the telephone conversation was not only an important means of communication, but also an elegant and artistic piece.