Coiled-coil Tungsten Lamp

Description (Brief)
Sylvania tungsten lamp with a coiled-coil filament.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1950
maker
Sylvania Electric Products Inc.
Physical Description
tungsten (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 1/4 in x 7 in; 33.655 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
1992.0342.31
accession number
1992.0342
catalog number
1992.0342.31
subject
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 the U. S. Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards & Technology
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