Farmer graphite Incandescent Lamp

Farmer graphite Incandescent Lamp

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Object Name
Light Bulb
incandescent lamp
Date made
ca 1880
maker
Farmer, Moses G.
Physical Description
carbon (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 in x 6 in; 20.32 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
EM.181977
catalog number
181977
accession number
2015.0173
Credit Line
from Sarah J. Farmer
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Exhibition
Lighting a Revolution
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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