Classic 746 French Blue Phone - 1960s Retro Design ClassicWild and Wolf
Classic 746 French Blue Phone - 1960s Retro Design Classic by Wild and Wolf. The Design Classic French Blue Model 746 Telephone, full on Twentieth Century Retro Styling
The 746 is a quintessential British retro telephone and '60s style icon. Launched in 1967 by the general post office in response to public demand, it would inspire two decades of conversation and is, to this day, the universal symbol of the phone. Known as 'the modern phone' it was a welcome re-design to the popular 706 model. Amongst a raft of improvements, a stable handset rest and carrying handle were incorporated into the moulded switchhook cradle to improve usability while the internal workings were updated in line with technological advancements. In celebration of this great British icon, this replica maintains the bold curves of the original design in a striking range of colours. For modern convenience, the dial has been replaced by buttons without detracting from the outer bezel design. Size 215mm L x 230mm W x 122mm H. Available in various colourways. The Model 746 Phone Box Red Phone features: Authentic styling, Push Button Dialling, Redial Button, Original style mechanical bell ringer, Ringer Off / Soft / Loud Switch. Simply plugs into a standard phone socket.