Mercury Vapor Lamp

Description (Brief)
The second version of the type H-1 mercury vapor lamp utilized a starting electrode inside the arc tube.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1935
maker
General Electric Company
Measurements
overall: 13 in x 2 in; 33.02 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1997.0387.01
accession number
1997.0387
catalog number
1997.0387.01
Credit Line
from the Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting, thru Hugh F. Hicks
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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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