Carbon Filament Lamp

Description (Brief)
Carbon lamp. A typical commercial incandescent lamp of the early 1890s.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1892
Measurements
overall: 11 cm x 5.5 cm; 4 11/32 in x 2 5/32 in
ID Number
EM*181812
catalog number
181812
accession number
33407
subject
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 General Electric Co.
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