Titanium-carbide Filament Lamp

Description (Brief):

Crawford-Voelker lamp with titanium-carbide filament and U-shape envelope. Invented by William Lawrence Voelker.

Date Made: ca 1895Date Made: ca 1901

Maker: Crawford-Voelker Laboratory

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from General Electric Lighting Company, thru Terry K. McGowan

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1997.0388.59Catalog Number: 1997.0388.59Accession Number: 1997.0388

Object Name: incandescent lamp

Measurements: overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 13.335 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.35 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-a6d2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_751126

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