Hemingray Insulator Profile: CD 202  
This is an early one-piece transposition style insulator. These were originally numbered the Nº14, and were later renumbered to Nº53. Some time in the late 1930's, these were replaced by the more modern CD 197

Dimensions: 4 3/8" H x 3 3/4" W
Primary
Embossing:
HEMINGRAY
Years Produced:
c.1910s-1930s
Style Numbers:14, 53
Rarity Scale (1-10): Common (3)
Known Embossings (10) Collapse
 
HEMINGRAY Unlisted (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY 53 {Note no dash} / MADE IN U.S.A. / ['Nº53' blotted out] (R-Skirt) PATENTED / MAY 2 1893
Note: "53" is almost at mold line; there was no room for a dash. Also appears to have "N53" blotted out, not "N14".
SDP Photo
HEMINGRAY [003] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY - 53 (R-Skirt) MADE IN O.S.A. {Note spelling} SDP < WANTED! 
HEMINGRAY [005] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY - 53 (R-Skirt) MADE IN U.S.A. RDP
HEMINGRAY [010] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY - 53 (R-Skirt) MADE IN U.S.A. SDP Photo
HEMINGRAY [020] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY - 53/MADE IN U.S.A. (R-Skirt) PATENTED/MAY 2 1893 SDP
HEMINGRAY [030] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY - 53/MADE IN U.S.A./['Nº 14' blotted out] (R-Skirt) PATENTED/MAY 2 1893 SDP
HEMINGRAY [035] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY - 53/[Number] (R-Skirt) MADE IN U.S.A. RDP Photo
HEMINGRAY [040] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY - 53/[Numbers and dots] (R-Skirt) MADE IN U.S.A./[Number] RDP Photo
HEMINGRAY [050] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY/Nº 14 (R-Skirt) PATENTED/MAY 2 1893 SDP Photo
HEMINGRAY [070] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY/Nº 53/['14' blotted out] (R-Skirt) PATENTED/MAY 2 1893 SDP

The following embossings were removed from the price guide because they could not be verified to exist:

Unverified Embossings
Year Removed
HEMINGRAY [060] (F-Skirt) HEMINGRAY / Nº 53 (R-Skirt) PATENTED / MAY 2 1893 SDP 2003





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