Experimental Incandescent Lamp

Description (Brief):

Experimental incandescent lamp, U.S. Patent # 247380. A ribbon radiator will glow but short-circuit before melting.

Date Made: 1881

Associated Person: Maxim, Hiram S.Maker: Maxim, Hiram S.

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Electricity, Energy & Power, Electric Lamps


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.308595Catalog Number: 308595Accession Number: 89797Patent Number: 247380

Object Name: incandescent lampObject Type: Patent ModelOther Terms: Lighting Devices

Measurements: overall: 9 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in; 24.765 cm x 13.6525 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-76ae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_712189

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