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Flat Fluorescent Lamp

Flat Fluorescent Lamp

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Description (Brief)
A blue fluorescent “Mazda" lamp. Lamps of this type were used to back-light aircraft instrument panels.
Currently not on view
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1940
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
overall: 6 in x 7/8 in x 5/8 in; 15.24 cm x 2.2225 cm x 1.5875 cm
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accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
from the Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting, thru Hugh F. Hicks
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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