Flat Fluorescent Lamp

Description (Brief)
A blue fluorescent “Mazda" lamp. Lamps of this type were used to back-light aircraft instrument panels.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1940
maker
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Measurements
overall: 6 in x 7/8 in x 5/8 in; 15.24 cm x 2.2225 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1997.0387.15
accession number
1997.0387
catalog number
1997.0387.15
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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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