Guy Carleton Wiggins

1878-Watts-Co-coffin-shape-telephone

Rare Watts & Co. coffin phone may headline wide-ranging collector auction

DENVER, Pa. – A large percentage of the world’s population has never even seen a dial-face telephone, but that certainly wasn’t the case with the late Bill Daniels. The massive collection of antique and vintage phones that filled his home comprised a chronological archive of Alexander Graham Bell’s 1876 invention and contained models ranging...