Italian "mushroom" porcelain insulator

By Fredrik Höjefält; posted September 13, 2003

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Here is a nice looking one! This is a true pin type insulator, marked "GIN" (Ginori) on top. It measures ca 3 inch in height, and little over 2 inch in diameter. This type of insulator is sometimes referred to as "underarm" insulators. This one has seen service sitting on a house wall in Pisa.