Experimental Fluorescent Lamp

Description (Brief)
Sinusoidal fluorescent lamp with rare-earth / aluminate phosphors and long arc path.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1995
Maker
Philips Lighting BV
Physical Description
mercury (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 3/16 in; 13.335 cm x 8.255 cm x .47625 cm
place made
Nederland: Noord-Brabant, Eindhoven
ID Number
1996.0166.03
catalog number
1996.0166.03
accession number
1996.0166
subject
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
See more items in
Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
from Philips Lighting BV
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

Submit a comment or ask a question about this object using the form below. Submissions are moderated and may receive a curator response. Please note that we cannot evaluate or appraise your personal artifacts. For other questions or general inquiries please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.