Acheson graphite filament for incandescent lamp

Acheson graphite filament for incandescent lamp

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Object Name
Lamp filament
Object Type
filament
Other Terms
Lamp filament; Components; Lighting and Power; Lighting and Power
date made
11 February 1881
associated person
Acheson, Edward Goodrich
maker
Acheson, Edward Goodrich
Physical Description
graphite (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/16 in; 10.795 cm x 6.35 cm x.47625 cm
ID Number
EM.319208.1
catalog number
319208.1
accession number
108512
Credit Line
from Mrs. Edward G. Acheson
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National Museum of American History
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