Reproduction Edison Lamp with Box

Description (Brief)
This lamp was mass-produced for the centennial of Edison’s invention.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1979
Physical Description
black (base color)
glass (bulb material)
paper, cardboard (box material)
plastic (base material)
Measurements
lamp: 17.3 cm x 10.4 cm; 6 13/16 in x 4 3/32 in
box: 18 cm x 10.2 cm x 10.2 cm; 7 3/32 in x 4 1/32 in x 4 1/32 in
location of prior holder
United States: Pennsylvania
ID Number
1984.0314.03
accession number
1984.0314
catalog number
1984.0314.03
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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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