Experimental Compact Fluorescent Lamp

Description (Brief)
Compact fluorescent lamp made by GE’s Edward E. Hammer had a spiral discharge tube with a rare earth phosphor.
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1976
Hammer, Edward E.
overall: 7 1/2 in x 4 in x 3 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 10.16 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
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 Edward Hammer

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