Antique Junction Boxes in Lviv

I have found quite a few prewar electrical junction boxes in Lviv. They are typically located on the left-hand side of a building's entrance way, near the front door. They are not quite obsolete as I think they still function, but the inscriptions are no longer relevant.

M. Z. E we Lwowie
Zakłady Elektryczne
S. Kleiman Warszawa

M. Z. E. stands for Miejskie Zakłady Elektryczne (Municipal Electric Plant)

Własność miejskiej elektrowni (Property of the Municipal Power Station)

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