Carbon Filament Lamp

Description (Brief)
Edison lamp with carbon filament and frosted envelope. Unit was long-ago welded to a corner-iron for display.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1883
maker
Edison Electric Light Company
Measurements
overall: 7 in x 2 1/4 in; 17.78 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
1997.0388.61
catalog number
1997.0388.61
accession number
1997.0388
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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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