Low Pressure Sodium Lamp

Low Pressure Sodium Lamp

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Description (Brief)
Low pressure sodium lamp with a pin-style base.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
Other Terms
Electron Tubes
date made
ca 1960
General Electric Company
overall: 5 3/8 in x 2 in; 13.6525 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
from Columbia University, Department of Physics, thru Alvin P. Tramm
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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