Tungsten Filament Lamp

Tungsten Filament Lamp

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Description (Brief)
Second generation tungsten lamp with a pear-shaped envelope.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1913
maker
General Electric Co.
Physical Description
tungsten (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in x 5 1/4 in; 25.4 cm x 13.335 cm
ID Number
EM.314937
catalog number
314937
accession number
212908
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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