Thomson-Houston plug fuse

Description (Brief):

A screw-in fuse with a Thomson-Houston base, brass shell, ceramic insulator. No extant maker's marks.

Date Made: ca 1890

Maker: Thomson-Houston Electric Company

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Electricity

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Credit Line: from International Business Machines, Inc., William J. Hammer Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.241402.160Accession Number: 241402Catalog Number: 241402.160

Object Name: Socketelectrical fusefuseOther Terms: Socket; Components; Power and Lighting; Power and Lighting

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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-2931-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_708053

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