Xenon Short-Arc Lamp

Description (Brief)
Xenon short-arc lamp in protective case. The steel case is intended to contain shards in case the lamp explodes.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1970
maker
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Physical Description
xenon (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12.5 cm x 15.5 cm x 7.75 cm; 4 29/32 in x 6 3/32 in x 3 1/16 in
ID Number
2001.0084.15
accession number
2001.0084
catalog number
2001.0084.15
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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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