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Fluorescent Lamp for Copier

Fluorescent Lamp for Copier

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Description (Brief)
Linear fluorescent lamp for photo-copier. The clear strip along the lamp’s length is the aperture.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1963
maker
GTE Sylvania, Inc.
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
tungsten (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 45 cm x 2.5 cm; 17 23/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
2000.0224.11
catalog number
2000.0224.11
accession number
2000.0224
Credit Line
from OSRAM Sylvania Inc.
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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