keyless surface-mount lamp socket

Description (Brief):

A wooden base with brass medium-screw based lamp socket, brass cover, plastic insulating ring. No extant maker's marks.

Date Made: ca 1890

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Electricity


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2023.0177.06Accession Number: 2023.0177Catalog Number: 2023.0177.06

Object Name: Socketlamp socketOther Terms: Socket; Components; Power and Lighting; Power and Lighting

Measurements: socket: 1 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in; 4.445 cm x 9.525 cm


Record Id: nmah_708029

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