Faraday Burgundy Model 585 E

Faraday Burgundy No. 585 E Vintage Door Chime

Faraday Burgundy Door Chime circa 1950

The Faraday Model 585 E is a well made chime with painted external half oval-shaped resonators. This chime and the companion Sapphire model, feature a flamboyant stylized bird in flight.  From the brochure:

Ivory and Burgundy—a rich combination that adds an attractive color accent to your decorative scheme.

Faraday chimes feature an enclosed mechanism described in the installation instructions as

The mechanism is completely enclosed to protect it from dust, moisture and vermin, to assure long life and trouble-free service

 

ManufacturerFaraday Electric Corporation
Location of ManufactureAdrian, Michigan
Date of Manufacture~1950
Cover & ResonatorsPainted Steel with metallic decal
MechanismPressed steel with steel tone bars
Dimensions5 1/2 inches wide; 7 1/4 inches tall; 2 1/2 inches deep
NotesElectraChime Collection