These tend to be the earlier phones or phones of particular collectible interest, usually due to their rarity.
Because of the nature of these telephones, ie their age and the way they have been treated over the years and how well they have been restored, their condition will vary. Added to that, within one type of telephone, features may vary, some pieces may have something unusual about them which makes them a little more special.
The price that we have quoted here is for a standard piece with the wear and tear associated with the age of the item, but one with no serious defects and in an unconverted state. So ….there will be a range of values for each type of telephone shown here and we will gladly send you a picture of the actual telephone which you want to purchase and can discuss with you converting it to a working phone if you wish.