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Xenon Flash Lamp

Xenon Flash Lamp

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Description (Brief)
Type R4429 xenon flash lamp for airport. Unit produces short flashes of very bright light.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
1977
maker
GTE Sylvania, Inc.
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13.5 cm x 3.5 cm; 5 5/16 in x 1 3/8 in
base: 5 cm x 3.5 cm; 1 31/32 in x 1 3/8 in
ID Number
2000.0224.03
catalog number
2000.0224.03
accession number
2000.0224
Credit Line
from OSRAM Sylvania Inc.
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Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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