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Experimental Tungsten Halogen Lamp

Experimental Tungsten Halogen Lamp

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Description (Brief)
Experimental LEAP (Linear Exhaust And Processing) tungsten halogen lamp for a production method that used a laser.
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
General Electric Lighting Company
place made
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in; 11.43 cm x 6.0325 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
from Edward G. Zubler
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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