Metal Halide Lamp

Metal Halide Lamp

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Description (Brief)
A metal-halide lamp using a frameless design so that the frame mount does not pass alongside the arc tube.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1980
General Electric
overall: 11 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in; 28.575 cm x 12.065 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
from General Electric Lighting Company, thru Terry K. McGowan
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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