Self-ballasted Mercury Vapor Lamp

Description (Brief)
“Fluormeric” self-ballasted mercury vapor lamp. Designed to replace a 500 watt incandescent lamp.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1978
Jewell Products Inc.
overall: 10 in x 5 in; 25.4 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
from Harold D. Wallace, Jr.
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