The Telephones

The Ericofon / Cobra 1956 (1954)

The Ericofon / Cobra 1956 (1954)

“- My starting point in choosing a shape was always that the phone had to be easy to hold. It should be light and feel comfortable in the hand. You had to be able to feel how to hold it even in the dark, says Gösta Thames.”

Dialog – the popular choice

Dialog – the popular choice

“A light telephone with a modern design that could take being dropped on the floor. Those were the requirements for the new telephone that was developed jointly by Ericsson and Televerket, the Swedish PTT in the 1960s.”

The Skeleton Type 1892

The Skeleton Type 1892

The model from 1892 set the standard for all 20th-century variants of desk telephones with horizontal headsets.