Carbon Incandescent Lamp

Description (Brief)
Carbon filament lamp with helical filament.
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1903
Sterling Electrical Manufacturing Co.
overall: 4 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in; 12.065 cm x 6.0325 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Warren
ID Number
catalog number
accession 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 General Electric Lighting Company, thru Terry K. McGowan
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