Arc Lamp Seal Assembly

Description (Brief)
Pre-pinch assembly for making tipless arc lamps. Molybdenum foil pressed into quartz tube.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp component
date made
ca 1967
Fridrich, Elmer G.
overall: 1/2 in x 5/8 in x 5 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 1.5875 cm x 13.97 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 Elmer G. Fridrich
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