Electric Light Bulb

Object Name: 
Electric Light Bulb

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Object Name: 
Electric Light Bulb
Accession Number: 
2000.4.1
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.4 cm; Base Diam: 10.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1929
Credit Line: 
Gift of Helen Hilbert Peterson
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, brown wood; non-lead glass, blown. Spherical light bulb with neck below and point on top, mounted on a circular disk-like wooden base with two knobs, one on either side. Applied label has inscription "1879 - EDISON REPLICA LAMP - 1879 / GENERAL ELECTRIC LIGHTING INSTITUTE / NELA PARK, CLEVELAND, OHIO".
Provenance: 
Hilbert, Otto, Source
2000-01-27
Peterson, Helen Constance Hilbert, Source
2000-01-27
Category: 
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Technique: 
Inscription: 
1879 - EDISON REPLICA LAMP - 1879 / GENERAL ELECTRIC LIGHTING INSTITUTE / NELA PARK, CLEVELAND, OHIO
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