Picture of Coat hooks from old telephone line insulators
Was given a large collection of these from someone who was a wireman for the old Bell Telephone company.

Step 1: Parts

Picture of Parts
This is all recylcling: waste wood from other projects, glass insulators from ancient communications system.
LasVegas8 years ago
Do take care of those insulators. The colored ones are especially valuable to collectors!
depends on colors and/or words on them. You could figure it out more on this website

Yeah, I work there (Verizon) as a lineman-they are not all valuable-when you replace old poles they are often in the hole...Green are pretty common-blues and purples are worth a lot. Depends on a lot of factors.
kevrone8 years ago
Wow, they are valueable! Makes me wish I had paid more attention to the ones we found in my grandma's basement when she passed away. There were 8 or 9 of them. I think they're all in the trash heap now :(