Experimental Fluorescent Lamp

Description (Brief)
Sinusoidal fluorescent lamp with rare-earth / aluminate phosphors and long arc path. Broken during shipment.
Currently not on view
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1995
Philips Lighting BV
Physical Description
mercury (overall material)
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
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 Philips Lighting BV, thru Dr. Alex G. Jack
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