Hemingray Insulator Profile: CD 151  
This neat insulator style was the first to sport Hemingray's patented drip points. Hemingray also made these for the North American Telegraph Company (N.A.T.Co.) between c.1895-1905. Officially, this style was Hemingray No.22 in the 1915 Western Electric catalog, but no specimens exist embossed with this style number.  

Dimensions: 4 1/8" H x 3 1/2" W
Primary
Embossings:
• H.G.CO.
• PATENT - OTHER
Years Produced:
c.1880s-c.1915
Rarity Scale (1-10): Common (3)
Trade Name: Western Union Double Petticoat Teat
Known Embossings (22) Collapse
 
H.G.CO. [010] (Crown) N.A.T.Co. (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP < WANTED! 
H.G.CO. [020] (Crown) N.A.T.Co. (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT {Sharp drip points appear only on the outer skirt; the inner skirt is smooth} SDP < WANTED! 
H.G.CO. [030] (Crown) N.A.T.Co. (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP < WANTED! 
H.G.CO. [040] (Crown) N.A.T.Co. (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT {Sharp drip points appear only on the outer skirt; the inner skirt is smooth} SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [050] (Crown) N.A.T.Co. (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT/['H.G.CO.' blotted out] SDP < WANTED! 
H.G.CO. [060] (Crown) N.A.T.Co. (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PAT'D MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [070] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO. (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SB Photo
H.G.CO. [080] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO. (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [090] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATENT MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [100] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATENT MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT {Sharp drip points appear only on the outer skirt; the inner skirt is smooth} SDP
H.G.CO. [105] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATENT MAY 2 1893/[Blotted out embossing] (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [120] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [125] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [140] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [150] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT {Sharp drip points appear only on the outer skirt; the inner skirt is smooth} SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [155] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PATD MAY 2ND 1893 {Note 'A' in 'MAY' is missing bar} (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [160] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./PAT'D MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP
H.G.CO. [165] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./['PATENT MAY 2 1893' blotted out] (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP
H.G.CO. [170] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./['PATD MAY 2 1893' blotted out] (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SB Photo
H.G.CO. [175] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./['PATD MAY 2ND 1893' blotted out] (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP Photo
H.G.CO. [180] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO./['PAT'D MAY 2 1893' blotted out] (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP
NEW! PATENT - OTHER [010] (F-Skirt) PATD MAY 2 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP < WANTED! 

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

Unverified Embossings
Year Removed
H.G.CO. [110] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO. / PATENT MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP 2003
H.G.CO. [130] (F-Skirt) H.G.CO. / PATD MAY 2ND 1893 (R-Crown) N.A.T.CO. (R-Skirt) PETTICOAT SDP 1999





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