High Pressure Sodium Lamp

High Pressure Sodium Lamp

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Description (Brief)
"Lumalux" high pressure sodium lamp rated at 1000 watts. Used for lighting large outdoor areas.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1980
maker
GTE Sylvania, Inc.
Physical Description
polycrystalline alumina (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 3/4 in x 3 in; 37.465 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
1998.0005.16
catalog number
1998.0005.16
accession number
1998.0005
Credit Line
from Osram Sylvania Inc., thru Richard H. Dowhan
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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