Mercury Vapor Lamp

Mercury Vapor Lamp

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Description (Brief)
The third version of the type H-1 mercury vapor lamp utilized “K Monel” tube supports and slightly more mercury.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1937
maker
General Electric Company
Measurements
overall: 13 in x 2 in; 33.02 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1997.0387.02
accession number
1997.0387
catalog number
1997.0387.02
Credit Line
from the Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting, thru Hugh F. Hicks
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Energy & Power
Electric Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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