Circular Fluorescent Lamp Mock-up

Description (Brief)
Mock-up of a toroid-shape Solenoidal Electric Field lamp. Made by inventor in his home work-shop.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1972
maker
Anderson, John M.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 in x 8 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 21.59 cm
ID Number
1998.0050.02
accession number
1998.0050
catalog number
1998.0050.02
subject
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 Corporate Research & Development Laboratory
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