Tropical Issue Field Telephone Exchange -1943/44.
**SOLD** 'Kleiner Klappenschrank zu 10 Leitungen' Wehrmacht & W-SS 10 line field telephone switchboard for use in Tropical conditions. Stamped 'trop' for tropen. Waffenampt stamped & Makers plate on back of unit - AB&Co. 1944, The interior is also Waffenamt stamped, maker & dated 1943. Front white segmented line ID strip is intact, as is the wiring diagram plate. Complete with all the connection plugs (four of the grey plastic parts of the plugs are damaged). Minor scuffs, scrapes & corner damage to bakelite surface & woodwork.
Overall sound condition & very good appearance. Hard to find the Tropical issue.