High pressure sodium lamp

Description (Brief):

Experimental "Lumalux" high pressure sodium lamp with niobium cap arc-tube seals.

Date Made: ca 1980

Maker: Sylvania Electric Products Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from Osram Sylvania Inc., thru Richard H. Dowhan

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1998.0005.12Catalog Number: 1998.0005.12Accession Number: 1998.0005

Object Name: discharge lamp

Physical Description: polycrystalline alumina (overall material)Measurements: overall: 15 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 39.37 cm x 5.715 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-6d1d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_995014

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