Mercury Vapor Lamp

Mercury Vapor Lamp

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Description (Brief)
Mercury-vapor lamp rated at 75 watts for general purpose use.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1984
Philips Lighting Company
overall: 6 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
from Philips Lighting Co.
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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