Experimental Arc Lamp Components

Experimental Arc Lamp Components

Usage conditions apply
Description (Brief)
Partially processed electrode components for mini-arc lamps include tungsten anodes and molybdenum foils.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp components
date made
ca 1968
Fridrich, Elmer G.
anodes: 1 in x 1/8 in; 2.54 cm x.3175 cm
foils: 1/4 in x 1/4 in x in;.635 cm x.635 cm x.0254 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
from Elmer G. Fridrich
See more items in
Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object