Ultraviolet Lamp

Ultraviolet Lamp

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Description (Brief)
"Sterilamp" ultraviolet lamp with mercury. A lamp used for generating ozone as an air freshener.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1960
maker
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Physical Description
mercury (overall material)
tungsten (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 cm x 3.25 cm; 2 3/8 in x 1 9/32 in
ID Number
2001.0084.11
accession number
2001.0084
catalog number
2001.0084.11
Credit Line
from Daniel A. Larson
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Energy & Power
Electric Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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