Carbon Filament Lamp

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Description (Brief)
“New Type Edison" lamp. A typical commercial incandescent lamp of the early 1890s, rated at 100 candle-power.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1890
maker
Edison Lamp Company
Measurements
overall: 22 cm x 11 cm; 8 21/32 in x 4 11/32 in
ID Number
EM.181823
catalog number
181823
accession number
33407
Credit Line
from General Electric Co.
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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