Krypton-filled Incandescent Lamp

Description (Brief)
Krypton-filled "Super Bulb". Adding krypton gas to an incandescent lamp slightly boosts energy efficiency.
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1970
Westinghouse Electric Corp.
overall: 4 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 10.795 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog 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 Philips Lighting Co.
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