Experimental Short Arc Lamp

Description (Brief)
Original mini-arc lamp with argon and iodine. The quartz envelope uses uranium glass for graded seals.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1960
maker
Fridrich, Elmer G.
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 1 in; 12.7 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
1996.0147.28
accession number
1996.0147
catalog number
1996.0147.28
Credit Line
from Elmer G. Fridrich
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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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