Maxim carbon-filament incandescent lamp

Maxim carbon-filament incandescent lamp

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Object Name
Light Bulb
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1885
maker
Maxim, Hiram S.
Physical Description
carbon (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
EM.311929
catalog number
311929
accession number
156658
Credit Line
from Newark College of Engineering
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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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