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Modular Fluorescent Lamp

Modular Fluorescent Lamp

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Description (Brief)
GE fluorescent lamp designed to replace an incandescent lamp in a typical fixture.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fluorescent lamp
date made
ca 1978
ca 1980
maker
General Electric Lighting Company
Physical Description
glass (part material)
tungsten (part material)
aluminum (part material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 10 in; 12.7 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
1992.0553.07
catalog number
1992.0553.07
accession number
1992.0553
Credit Line
from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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