B. E. Co. Thomson-Houston base lamp socket

B. E. Co. Thomson-Houston base lamp socket

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Object Name
Lamp Socket
date made
ca 1900
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
porcelain (overall material)
overall: 3 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
from Charles R. Schwartz, thru Mrs. Robert W. Essex
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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