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presentation cable


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presentation cables

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Cut sections of cable kept mounted and labelled as presentation pieces. Typically sections of salvaged submarine or other cables that were deemed of particular historical interest (e.g. the first transatlantic cable). Includes sample sections presented to dignitaries at the time the cable was inaugurated.



 
 



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